A Zvishavane couple’s quest for quick money has landed them behind bars after Magistrate Archie Wochiunga slapped them with five year jail terms for illegally possessing 35kg of dagga.
Cliff Mutenda (33) popularly known as Wasu in drug dealing circles was sentenced today (Wednesday) together with his wife Reveti Mahati at Zvishavane Magistrates Court.
They were arrested after Police detectives found them in possession of 35kg dagga, 27×100 millimeters of bronclear syrup and 96×100 millimeters of novalyn syrup.
The couple was arrested after Police detectives received a tip-off that they were selling weed.
The detectives found the couple packaging weed into smaller sachets; a search was conducted and bronclear and novalyn syrups were discovered leading to their arrest.