KUALA LUMPUR: A drug dealer found with around 2kg of ganja has been arrested after an operation by the Brickfields police.
Brickfields OCPD Asst Comm Anuar Omar said that the suspect was arrested on April 18 at a bus stop along Jalan Syed Putra.
"He was found with 2.021kg worth of suspected compressed ganja in two compressed packages.
"Follow up investigations led to a raid at a condominium in Taman Desa where the police seized 3g worth of suspected ganja, and 1 Erimin 5 pill," he said in a statement on Monday (April 19)
The police have estimated that the total drugs seized were valued at around RM5,215.
The suspect tested positive for drugs and has been remanded for seven days.
"Records showed that he had seven prior offences, both drug and criminal related. The suspect has been active for around two months and investigations are underway to trace down other members of the syndicate," he said.