(MENAFN - Arab Times) An Asian expatriate was arrested for drug peddling and possessing drugs. According to security sources, when the Directorate General for Drug Control (DGDC) received information about an Asian expatriate involved in drug peddling, a team was formed for investigations based on instructions from the Assistant Undersecretary for Criminal Security Affairs Major General Abdulhameed Al-Awadi and Director General of DGDC Brigadier Saleh Al-Ghannam. After collecting necessary information that confirmed the tip-off, they obtained a warrant and then arrested the suspect in his apartment.
They checked his room and found 20,000 narcotic pills and 30 grams of 'Shabu' drug. During interrogations, the suspect confessed that the drugs belonged to him, which he was planning to sell to his clients. He was referred with the drugs to the concerned authorities for further investigations