Success: On the 28/12/2018 information was received of a heroin packaging and storage facility at flat 89, 6 Arora Drive, Ridgeton Towers Umhlanga. The members proceeded to the said location and kept observation. The suspect was then apprehended leaving his
premises. Permission was granted to search his premises. Upon entering a clandestine drug lab was uncovered. An Indian male known as Yaseen Sheik Mahomed was arrested and detained at Durban North SAPS for possession/dealing in heroin and Mandrax. Approximately 1.5 million rand worth of drugs, drug manufacturing machinery, drug paraphernalia, packaging and approximately R100 000 in cash was seized. CAS - 269/12/2018
SAPS 13 - 1147/2018, 1148/2018
SAPS 14- 140/12/2018.
Units involved: Provincial Organised Crime, Durban Metro Police Drug Task Team