Man bust with 3 000 crayfish



September 19, 2016
Man bust with 3 000 crayfish

SEIZED: Crayfish stash found in car

A tip-off lead to the man's arrest along the N2 on Thursday night.

A 55-year-old man is due in court today after he was bust with more than 3 000 kreef in his BMW.

Police spokesperson Captain FC van Wyk says cops made the bust on the N2 near Lwandle on Thursday night when they responded to a tip-off about a vehicle transporting crayfish.

When they searched the silver BMW, cops found it loaded tjok en blok full of whole crayfish and a large number of crayfish tails.

According to a source, several of the crayfish were “in berry”, meaning they carried eggs.

The suspect is due to appear in the Strand Magistrates’ Court today.

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