JOHANNESBURG, May 13 (ANA) – The South African Revenue Service (Sars) on Monday said that customs officers had intercepted a woman attempting to smuggle 198.49 kg of crystal methamphetamine, estimated at R2 million, into South Africa at the Beitbridge border post.
He said preliminary investigations indicated that the woman had flown from abroad into a neighbouring country, and tried to enter South Africa by bus through Beitbridge.
Local police have handed over the matter to the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation, better known as the Hawks, for further investigation. The woman is expected to appear at the Musina Magistrate’s Court on Monday.
– African News Agency (ANA)