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Civil servant among 11 held in Pendang anti-drug swoop

March 13, 2018 1:42 AM
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Civil servant among 11 held in Pendang anti-drug swoop

PENDANG: A civil servant was among 11 suspected drug addicts detained in 'Ops Sarang' at a palm oil plantation in Kampung Kilang Kechil, Mukim Air Puteh here, yesterday.

District Police chief DSP Fadzil Hashim said the 29-year-old man, with 10 others were nabbed during a raid by a team from the District Police Narcotics Investigation Division, and National Anti-Drugs Agency (AADK) between 3pm and 7pm.

"Investigations revealed the civil servant who is unmarried, had been detained a number of times and was still under AADK supervision while the others were found positive for drugs from their urine tests," he said in a statement today.

He said 0.91 grams of heroin worth RM30 were also seized in the operation.

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