South Africa: Cape Town Man Arrested for Cultivating Dagga At Home, 79 Plants Confiscated

A 37-year-old man was arrested in his Cape Town apartment on Sunday for allegedly cultivating dagga.

The arrest was made after police received information and conducted a search at the apartment in Bay Road, Sea Point.

They found 79 dagga plants, oil and drug paraphernalia, which were confiscated, according to police spokesperson Colonel Andrè Traut.

Traut said the value of the confiscated items had not been determined.

The man is expected to appear in court soon.

Source: News24

See What Everyone is Watching

More From: News24Wire

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.