Kedah police seize syabu worth RM2.5 million

ALOR SETAR (Bernama) – Police seized 51kg of syabu worth RM2.5 million packed in Chinese tea powder plastic packagings at the parking lot near the North Sungai Petani Toll Plaza, Sungai Petani, last Thursday.

Kedah Police Chief Datuk Zainuddin Yaacob said the drugs were found in a car driven by a local 30-year-old man at 11.30pm.

“The suspect tried to run but was caught after a tussle. Two bags of different sizes were found in the car’s boot. One had 35 plastic packets of drugs and the other had 15 plastic packets of drugs. Each packet was estimated to weigh a kilogramme and is worth about RM50,000,’’ he told a media conference yesterday.