RM500K of drugs seized following raid at Penang condo

  • Nation
  • Friday, 10 Aug 2018

GEORGE TOWN: Police have seized drugs worth RM500,000 and arrested two men aged 54 and 40 in a raid on a Jalan Batu Uban condominium here.

Penang police chief Comm Datuk Seri A. Thaiveegan said that an operation which started at about 2.45pm on Wednesday (Aug 8) later saw two more suspects arrested and RM276,446 worth of vehicles and bank accounts seized.

“Four slabs of compressed heroin along with 31 packets of the same drug, a packet of methamphetamines, and two boxes and a basin of caffeine were found in the condominium unit.

“Tools and equipment for processing the drugs were also seized during the operation,” added Comm Thaiveegan at a press conference at the Penang State Contingent Police Headquarters on Friday (Aug 10).

All suspects are being investigated under Section 39B of the Dangerous Drugs 1952 and have been remanded until Aug 15.

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