Another two nabbed for narcotics

16 February 2021 | Crime


Walvis Bay/Swakopmund • Crime Report



NamPol in the Erongo region made another two arrests relating to narcotics.

The first suspect, a 30-year-old man, will make his first appearance before the Swakopmund magistrate’s court on Wednesday.

The regional crime investigations coordinator for NamPol in Erongo, deputy commissioner Erastus Iikuyu, said that the drugs are valued at N$425 000. “He was arrested at a house in Mossie Avenue, Tamariskia. The man was found in possession of five medium as well as seven large parcels of cannabis weighing 8.5kg,” he said.

The second arrest took place in Omuthiya Street in Kuisebmond. It involved a 28-year-old man who was found in possession of cannabis (180g) valued at N$9 000. The accused made his first appearance before the Walvis Bay magistrate’s court today.

Investigations into both matters continue.

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