PSD arrests 3 drug dealers in Mafraq, Aqaba

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AMMAN — The Public Security Directorate’s (PSD) media spokesperson said the Anti-Narcotics Department (AND) agents followed up on tipoffs that two suspects involved in drug trafficking had “large” quantities of hashish in their possession, prepared for sale in the Kingdom, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.اضافة اعلان

In a statement on Sunday, the spokesperson said the PSD confirmed the two suspects’ possession of narcotics, and police patrols arrested them in Mafraq governorate with 62 palm-sized hashish blocks hidden inside a vehicle.

In another case, a special investigative team tracked down a person wanted in drug trafficking cases, who was classified as “very dangerous,” to determine his whereabouts.

The spokesperson noted the investigation team spotted the location of the wanted person in Aqaba governorate, as a special security force raided his place.

During the raid, the suspect and two other people, who accompanied him, tried to escape, but were all arrested. Quantities of narcotics prepared for sale were found, the official said.

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