39 busted in Tawau drug round-up

TAWAU (Bernama) – In a multi government agency swoop called Ops Sarang early yesterday morning, 39 people were arrested on drug-related charges and 27 for violating the Immigration Act 1959/63. According to Tawau District Police Chief ACP Fadil bin Marsus, those caught included 23 women and eight men, while 159 people were checked in the operation from 3am to 5am at several locations around Tawau. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin