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Sunday, 8 May 2016
Abu Dhabi - 10kg hashish seized from farm
Staff Reporter/Abu Dhabi
Filed on May 5, 2016
Following a raid at a farm where one of the suspects stays frequently, the police arrested two Asians, identified as M. K (28) and R.A - (20), acting suspiciously.
The Abu Dhabi Police have arrested four youngsters, and confiscated 10kg of hashish found concealed in coffee bags in a farm in Abu Dhabi.
Colonel Sultan Suwayeh Al Darmaki, Head of the Anti-Drug Section at the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), said on receiving a tip-off the suspects were placed under close surveillance. "Following a concise legal procedure, the police arrested two suspects identified as A. N. and F.H, both 28 years old and Arabs, in possession of narcotics."
Following a raid at a farm where one of the suspects stays frequently, the police arrested two Asians, identified as M. K (28) and R.A - (20), acting suspiciously. An extensive search of the property led to the narcotics hidden in coffee bags.