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:
Another short-selling victim
Weaker ringgit, rupiah can have unpleasant effects for Singapore
Singapore goes to polls early, riding birthday feel-good factor
Singapore parliament dissolved; Writ of Election expected soon
Falling ringgit touches 3.03 to the Singapore dollar
Thai police issue 2 new arrest warrants after raid finds bomb-making materials
Egypt court hands Al-Jazeera reporters three years in jail
Chinese tourists unfazed by economic slowdown
Tens of thousands protest at military bills outside Japan parliament
Suspect remains a mystery
Five unusual ways to build endurance for a marathon
Wales include prop Lee in World Cup squad
Tales from pre-independence
Chua: Treasury to look into the matter following appeals
Copyright © 1995-2015 Star Media Group Berhad (ROC 10894D)(Formerly known as Star Publications (Malaysia) Berhad)