Drug suspect nabbed in Bau

Picture of the suspect and drugs which were found on the suspect's body.

KUCHING, July 24: A 21-year-old drug suspect was arrested after 0.21 grammes of drugs were found on him in front of a shop lot at Bau on Thursday evening.

Bau District police chief DSP Poge Nyaon said the arrest was made at 6 pm after the police saw the suspect acting suspiciously on his motorcycle.

According to him, the police later checked the suspect. A small transparent red plastic with crystal-like substances which were believed to be methamphetamine was found in the suspect’s trousers.

The suspect tested positive for amphetamine and methamphetamine and will be investigated under section 12(2)  and section 15(1)(a) of the Dangerous Drug Act 1952.-DayakDaily