Three held over dagga

Three people were arrested in the Cape Town suburb of Observatory with R100000 worth of dagga, Western Cape police said.

Three people were arrested in the Cape Town suburb of Observatory with R100000 worth of dagga, Western Cape police said.

"We confiscated 45 dagga plants, eight plastic bags with dagga and a tin filled with dagga yesterday," Sergeant Hilton Malila said.

Police also recovered nine rounds of ammunition hidden inside a spectacle case.

"We also confiscated equipment and educational material on the processing of dagga on the premises." Police were tipped off that the people in the house (three men aged between 19 and 24) were dealing in dagga.

They will appear in the Cape Town magistrate's court next Monday. - Sapa

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