KUCHING (Bernama) – The Kuching police headquarters yesterday seized RM357,450 worth of ganja, ‘eramin 5’ and syabu in two separate raids around the city in the last two days.
Kuching police chief ACP Roslan Bek Ahmad said in the first raid at 4pm two days ago at a house in Taman BDC, Stampin, police confiscated 0.42 grammes of ganja, 15 ‘eramin 5’ pills and 0.15 gramme of syabu.
“The overall value of drugs seized was RM107,450. In the raid, police also apprehended three men, aged 21, 28 and 36 years, believed to be involved in trafficking and abusing drugs.
“The three men were later screened positive for THC (etrahydrocannabinol) drug and were now remanded until this Feb 2,” he said.
Elaborating further, Roslan said in the second raid at 12.05am yesterday at a house in Taman Siol Ria here, police recovered one kilogramme of ganja worth RM250,000.
“Police also detained a man and a woman, both aged 29 years, suspected of trafficking and usage of drugs. The couple were remanded until February 5. Initial tests, showed the man was screened positive for THC while the woman was tested negative,” he said.