“Anti-Narcotics” Foil Drug Smuggling Attempt, at least 6 Arrests Made

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  • Narcotic Pills Confiscated in the Mafraq Raids - (From Source)
  • Narcotic Pills Confiscated inside the intercepted vehicle in the southern crossing - (From Source)
  • Narcotic Pills Confiscated inside the intercepted vehicle in the southern crossing - (From Source)
  • Narcotic Pills Confiscated inside the intercepted vehicle in the southern crossing - (From Source)

AMMAN —Al Ghad— Anti-Narcotics Department (AND) personnel foiled an attempt to smuggle a large quantity of narcotic pills through a border crossing in the south, arresting 6 people in the process with drugs in their possession during a raid in the Mafraq Governorate.

According to a statement by the department on Thursday, AND agents received a tip a few weeks ago that a person was preparing an amount of drug pills to smuggle them outside the Kingdom. After collecting information, AND agents were able to identify the perpetrator.

Following investigations AND personnel were able to identify the time and place of the attempt and seized 65,000 Captagon pills, hidden inside a vehicle.

In Mafraq, AND personnel, in the course of investigation, raided a number of houses in the a few days ago and arrested 6 people with 30,000 drug pills in their possession.

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