Three men arrested for drug offences in Kg Stutong Baru

The drugs which were confiscated from the suspects.

By Malcolm Lau

KUCHING, Sept 8: Three men aged between 17 to 28 were arrested for suspected involvement in drug activities this afternoon at Kampung Stutong Baru here.

According to Kuching District Acting Police Chief Merbin Lisa, a total of 13 packets of methamphetamine weighing 9.09 grammes were confiscated from the suspects. The suspects had disclosed that the drugs were meant for sale in the area and it was supplied by a local.

Merbin revealed the police were now tracking down the source of the drugs and also the drug supplier.

The three suspects tested positive for methamphetamine and had no prior criminal records. They will be investigated under Section 39A(1) of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952. — DayakDaily