Cops nab alleged drug pusher

A man accused of selling drugs to school children was arrested in Umbilo, Durban, the Hawks said on Saturday.

Captain Paul Ramaloko said the 37-year-old man was arrested on Friday.

On his arrest drugs including dagga, magic mushrooms and Cat - which he apparently sold to children attending a high school near his residence - were confiscated.

The drugs had an estimated street value of R40,000.

A further R38,000 in cash was confiscated from the house.

He would appear in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Monday facing charges of drug dealing. - Sapa