MMEA nab Thai fisherman in possession of ketum leaves and juice


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  • Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019

LANGKAWI (Bernama): The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has arrested a Thai fisherman for possession of a quantity of ketum leaves, ketum juice and cough mixture on a fishing boat about 2.3 nautical miles northwest of Tanjung Kemarong.

MMEA Kedah/ Perlis director First Admiral (Maritime) Rozali Mohd Said said the 51-year-old fisherman, who was the skipper of the Malaysian boat, was held at 1.30pm (Tuesday (Jan 29) by MMEA personnel on patrol.

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