Mmametlhake Police arrests four suspects found in possession of tobacco products

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Mmametlhake Police confirm an arrest of four suspects who were found in possession of tobacco products which are still banned under level 3 lockdown regulations.

The incident is set to have occurred on Thursday morning at around 09:30 on a tipoff they followed about a white Toyota Quantum with four unknown males transporting and selling tobacco products at local businesses.

A manhunt was launched and spotted the said Quantum along the road. A high speed chase ensued and the Suspects were cornered at Pankop Roadblock.

Black refuse bags containing 100 cartoons of cigarettes was found.

All suspects are said to be aged between 33 and 39 years old and were arrested on the spot. Cigarettes cartoons confiscated and the total value amounted to R50 000.

The four Suspects received summons and opted to pay a spot fine of R2000.00 each.

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