Hawks seize drugs worth approximately R1.5 million GAUTENG - Hawks' Serious Organised Crime Investigation together with SARS Customs successfully seized drugs at the OR Tambo International Airport and Meadowdale on Monday and Tuesday respectively worth approximately R1.5 million.
In two separate incidents, Hawks received information regarding suspicious shipment at DHL
OR Tambo International Airport Cargo and FedEx in Meadowdale destined for Australia, Netherlands, and Canad a.
The consignments which were declared as artwork, teabags, toys, medication and toilet seats were seized.
About 3kg of heroin and 500g of crystal meth with an estimated value of R1.5 million was uncovered.
Investigation on this matter is continuing and perpetrators are sought by the police.