Home > News > Regional
Thursday August 28, 2014 MYT 12:00:00 AM
Thursday August 28, 2014 MYT 7:40:30 AM
A SUSPECTED drug syndicate leader who was believed to be distributing sizeable amounts of cannabis and heroin to local traffickers was arrested Eduring an operation by the Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB).
From this operation, a total of about 2,625g of cannabis and 232g of heroin, with a total street value of more than S$103,000 (RM259,737), were seized, a CNB statement said.
At around 11.30am on Tuesday, CNB officers spotted the syndicate leader meeting up with a suspected drug trafficker in the vicinity of Woodlands Avenue 1 and arrested them
About 415g of cannabis was recovered from the suspected drug trafficker.
After he was arrested, the syndicate leader was brought to Woodlands Avenue 1, where about 2,210g of cannabis and 232g of heroin were found in the various hideouts.
Later at the drug trafficker’s home, two more suspected drug abusers were arrested and investigations were ongoing. — The Straits Times / Asia News Network
Tags / Keywords:
Singapore bans local documentary on political exiles
Singapore air pollution soars due to Indonesian forest fires
Another dengue strain resurfacing
Air pollution hits unhealthy levels
Policy of matching toll rates a ‘long-standing’ one
Second South Korean found dead after Mexico hurricane
Asiad: Let the Games begin
Border stand-off overshadows Xi’s India visit
Tropical storm Fung-Wong lashes Taiwan
Tropical storm flooding shuts down Philippine capital
M’sian jailed for checkpoint breach and customs offences
Ericsson to shut modem business, expects savings
U.S. military struggles to preserve options in Islamic State fight
Peeking into North Korea
Copyright © 1995-2014 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)