Smuggler had heroin capsules in his stom­ach

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A man has been ar­rested af­ter Ras Al Khaimah Po­lice caught him smug­gling more than 1kg of heroin in his stom­ach. Colonel Ad­nan Ali Al Zaabi, head of the anti-nar­cotics depart­ment at RAK Po­lice, said: “Po­lice ar­rested him and found 98 capsules of heroin in his room. “Po­lice sus­pected that the man was car­ry­ing more drugs. Of­fi­cer took the Asian man to hospi­tal and scanned his body. They found other five heroin capsules left in his stom­ach.” The Asian man (pic­tured be­low) told the po­lice that his friends in his home coun­try had given him money to smuggle drugs into the UAE. He was re­ferred to RAK pub­lic pros­e­cu­tion af­ter be­ing charged.

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