Two men arrested, over RM70,000 drugs seized
SANDAKAN: Police detained two men and confiscated 1.05 kilograms of Methamphetamine worth about RM70,000 from their four-wheeldrive vehicle at the Jalan Sukau area here on November 10.
District police chief ACP Mohd Azhar bin Hamin said a police team had conducted a surveillance in the area of Jalan Sukau around 9pm and encountered a white Toyota Hilux vehicle carrying two men by the roadside.
“Police inspected the vehicle and found 1.05kg of Methamphetamine with a market value of about RM70,000.
“Both suspects, aged 17 and 23, believed from the Tawau district also tested positive for Methamphetamine,” he said in a press statement here yesterday.
Azhar said the case would be investigated under Section 39b and Section 15 (1) (a) of the Dangerous Drug Act 1952.