Seven individuals arrested for drug possession
Last Update: 15/03/2019
KOTA KINABALU, March 15 (Bernama) -- Police arrested seven individuals for alleged possession of syabu and marijuana in raids conducted here since last Saturday.
Kota Kinabalu police chief ACP Habibi Majinji said five of them, including two foreigners, were arrested on March 9 and 13, for possession of syabu.
He said in the raids at Inanam and Kampung Cenderkasih, police also seized 18.95 grammes of syabu.
“Meanwhile, on March 10 and 11, police arrested two individuals in the city here and and at Kampung Tanjung Aru Lama between 11 pm and 12.30 pm,” he said in a statement, here today.
He said the police also seized dried plants suspected to be marijuana, weighing 169 grammes.
All of them, aged between 23 and 39, are detained and the case was investigated under Section 39A(1) and Section 15(1)(A) of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952.