Job­less man nabbed for drug pos­ses­sion

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LAWAS: An unemployed man was ar­rested for drug pos­ses­sion dur­ing a raid by police at his house in Kam­pung Gaya on Wed­nes­day.

The 33-year- old sus­pect, who hails from Miri, was found in pos­ses­sion of 21 grammes of metham­phetamine which was hid­den in a store­room.

Dis­trict police chief DSP Abang Zainal Abidin Abang Ah­mad said a search of the store­room un­cov­ered a black bag which held a plas­tic packet and 52 straw tube seg­ments, con­tain­ing sus­pected Syabu.

“An ini­tial test found the sus­pect to be neg­a­tive for drugs. We have clas­si­fied the case un­der Sec­tion 39A(1) of the Danger­ous Drugs Act 1952,” he said.

The seized drugs.

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