Alexandra Police Station crime prevention unit was successful in their raid of a Scottsville home on St Patricks Road.
The team comprising Warrant Officer Musawenkosi Mchunu,Captain Mandlenkosi Khambule, Constabale Sthuthukile Cekwana, Sergeant Mlungisi Mzobe, and Warrant Officer Mishen Khandran and lead by Lieutenant Colonel NJ Mchunu, recovered dagga estimated at R250 000, R5000 in cash and a number of BronClear cough syrup bottles.
One male suspect, aged 25, has been taken into custody.
Speaking to Maritzburg Sun at the scene, Alexandra Police Station Captain Kholeka Mhlongo said members received a tip-off regarding the drug dealings occurring at the house.
Mhlongo stated what was most concerning was that students frequented the house and are the target market.