Dagga dealer arrested at Walter Sisulu University

12:42 (GMT+2) Wed, 12 Jun 2019

Police in Mthatha arrested a 42-year-old man who was selling dagga to students at the Walter Sisulu Campus.

The man, who is not a student at the University, was found in possession of dagga weighing 5.628kg with a street value of R5 628.

Police Spokesperson Captain Dineo Koena says he also had R1 245 in cash.

The arrest follows after police received a tip-off about a man selling dagga on campus. 

The information was shared with police late on Tuesday night. 

The suspect will appear in the Mthatha Magistrates court on Wednesday.