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Lawyer arrested in court on drug-related charges to appear in court

In an unrelated matter, Twigg said a 38-year-old suspect was arrested for the possession of an unlicensed firearm with ammunition in NY108 Gugulethu on December 9.

In an unrelated matter, Twigg said a 38-year-old suspect was arrested for the possession of an unlicensed firearm with ammunition in NY108 Gugulethu on December 9.

Published Dec 13, 2021

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Cape Town - Police have arrested a 48-year-old lawyer for drug-dealing at Wynberg Court.

Police spokesperson Wesley Twigg said: “Members received information that a lawyer will bring drugs to the courthouse and a description was given. The members followed up on the information and a lawyer fitting the description was apprehended.

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“He was searched and found in possession of 80 packets of crystal meth. The suspect was arrested and detained, and he is due to make a court appearance in Wynberg on Monday (today),” Twigg said.

In an unrelated matter, Twigg said a 38-year-old suspect was arrested for the possession of an unlicensed firearm with ammunition in NY108 Gugulethu on December 9.

In an unrelated matter, Twigg said a 38-year-old suspect was arrested for the possession of an unlicensed firearm with ammunition in NY108 Gugulethu on December 9.

“The team followed up on information about a suspect with a firearm. When the suspect saw the police approaching he attempted to evade arrest.

“However, he was apprehended. He was searched and a 9mm Taurus pistol with ammunition was found in his possession.

“Once charged, the suspect will make a court appearance in Athlone on the mentioned charges,” Twigg said.

Anyone with information can contact Crime Stop anonymously at 0860010111 or via the MySAPSApp.

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