Suspected drug pusher arrested

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By Brad Rantayy

MIRI, April 11: A local man suspected to be a drug pusher from Taman Desa Indah 2 was detained by the police on Thursday morning.

During the raid, police team also seized drugs worth RM1,350 weighing 9.15 grammes, believed to be methamphetamine.

District police chief ACP Lim Meng Seah said the suspect was arrested by the Narcotics Criminal Investigation Division during a raid held at 9.20am.

“The suspect was detained in a house at Jalan Dato Permaisuri 2D,” Lim said when contacted.

He added, that the suspect is currently being detained at Miri Central Police station (CPS) to facilitate police probe on the case.

The case is being investigated under Section 39A 1 and Section 15(1)(a) of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952.

The suspect tested positive for drugs and preliminary investigations revealed that he had previous records in drug related offences. — DayakDaily