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Police carry out major border drug bust

(File photo: Ameer Khalifeh/Jordan News)
AMMAN — About 80,000 narcotic pills concealed in plastic pipes were seized in a drug bust at one of the Kingdom’s border crossings, and two drug traffickers were arrested, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

It quoted a spokesperson for the Department of Public Security as saying on Sunday that anti-narcotics agents were tipped off that large quantities of narcotic pills were to be smuggled into the Kingdom. Following a probe, officers located the suspects and apprehended them.

In a separate case, police ambushed and arrested an already convicted drug dealer in the Maan governorate.

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