Three students nabbed with ganja in Bandar Sunway

SUBANG JAYA: Police have arrested three students in Bandar Sunway here for drug-related offences.

Subang Jaya OCPD Asst Comm Wan Azlan Wan Mamat said raids were conducted on two student hostels in the township on Saturday (Feb 4).

He said they initially arrested two students and seized a packet of compressed dried leaves, believed to be ganja weighing about 34.3g, at around 12.15am.

"About 15 minutes later, we arrested another student and seized a plastic bag containing three packets of compressed dried leaves, also believed to be ganja, weighing 868.7g.

"Our investigations found that the three male suspects in their 20s are students at a private institute here," he said in a statement on Tuesday (Feb 7).

He said the three suspects also tested positive for tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).

"None of them have records and will be remanded to help with the investigation.

"We have observed an increase in arrests involving youths, especially students at higher learning institutions," he said.

ACP Wan Azlan urged parents to monitor their children's activities to ensure they did not get involved in drug abuse.

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