Police detain drug runner in Kuala Nerang

ALOR SETAR Police took a 37-year-old man, believed to be a drug runner, into custody after conducting a raid at a house in Taman Dahlia in Naka, at Kuala Nerang in Padang Terap, yesterday.

Padang Terap district police chief DSP Noh Idris said as part of Op Tapis, a group of personnel from the Padang Terap Narcotics Crime Investigation Department, assisted by police from Naka Police Station, swooped the suspect’s house in a two-hour operation that started at 8.30am.

We confiscated 95.20 gram of drugs, believed to be syabu, worth RM14,280. An initial probe revealed that the suspect, who is unemployed, had seven past drug-related record and became actively involved once again about seven months ago.

Source: BERNAMA (News Agency)