Durban - Police officers from the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Drug and Firearm Unit swooped on drug hot spots and arrested four drug dealers on Tuesday.
Brigadier Jay Naicker a KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson, said the unit first struck in Umzinto, south of Durban.
Naicker said the unit had gathered intelligence through their investigations, of two suspects dealing in drugs at Riverside Park in Umzinto.
"The team proceeded to the identified dwellings where raids were conducted, resulting in the arrest of two suspects aged 30 and 31. They were found in possession of mandrax, heroin and rock cocaine. The total estimated street value of the drugs seized is R18,000-00,"Naicker said.
Both suspects will be appearing at the Umzinto Magistrates Court for dealing in drugs on Wednesday.