By Chanice Jennike - 11 August 2019Views : 496
Police have arrested a 41-year-old suspect for illegally transporting abalone in the Western Cape.
According to police reports, K9 members were patrolling on the N2 opposite Macassar when they spotted a suspicious white VW caddy panel van.
They then approached it and requested to search it, and found abalone in plastic bags.
Police confiscated abalone to the value of R108 600-00.
A case of illegal transporting and possession of abalone was opened and the suspect is due to appear in the Strand Magistrate Court soon.