Robbers caught in act

The mandrax and tik found in a house in Bothasig last week.

Police caught three men breaking into a Parklands home at about noon on Wednesday April 11.

Table View police spokeswoman, Captain Adriana Chandler, said the men, all in their 20s, had been caught in the act after kicking a door open to get into the home, which had no alarm.

Police arrested a 45-year-old suspected drug dealer in Bothasig and seized almost R300 000 worth of drugs on Wednesday April 11.

Provincial police spokeswoman, Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana, said the officers had acted on a tip-off.

Officers found 4 000 mandrax tablets, nine packets of tik and an undisclosed amount of cash.