Man arrested for growing ganja in Kelana Jaya


  • Nation
  • Tuesday, 14 May 2019

PETALING JAYA (Bernama): A 28-year-old man thought he could get away with growing cannabis plants at a two-storey link house in Kelana Jaya here but the long arm of the law got him on Monday (May 13).

Petaling Jaya police chief ACP Mohd Zani Che Din said acting on a tip-off, police raided the house and seized a plastic packet containing 14g of ganja and 11 ganja trees as well as a motorcycle and car belonging to the suspect.

"The 11 ganja trees were planted in pots and placed in the kitchen. We also seized US$2,500 (RM10,426) and 7.7mil Indonesian Rupiah," he told a press conference at the PJ police headquarters here on Tuesday (May 14).

He added that the suspect was on remand till May 20 to assist investigations. – Bernama