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Police Arrest Suspected Drug Trafficker, Seize Drugs, Pistol

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LANGKAWI – Police arrested a Thai man at a petrol station here early today and seized from him an assortment of drugs as well as a gun and five rounds of ammunition. The 35-year-old man was refuelling his car at the station when several policemen from the Narcotics Criminal Investigation Department apprehended him at 12.01…

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Lovebirds Sentenced To Death For Drug Trafficking

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ALOR SETAR – A pair of lovebirds was sentenced to death by the High Court here today after they were found guilty of drug trafficking. Judge Datuk Hashim Hamzah handed down the sentence on Mohammad Samri Hashim, 40, and Salina Dtiauddin, 32, after finding the defence had failed to raise reasonable doubts against the prosecution…

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Six, Including 4 Students Nabbed For Drug Trafficking

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KUALA LUMPUR – Four students from private higher education institutions were among six people detained for suspected involvement in drug trafficking at a house in Section 3, Bandar Baru Bangi, Kajang last Monday. Kajang police chief ACP Ahmad Dzaffir Mohd Yusof said the suspects, aged between 21 and 26, were picked up at 11.45pm. “Upon…

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Langkawi Police Spoil Drug Trafficker’s Plan

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LANGKAWI – Police nabbed a 36-year-old man with 946g of heroin at the arrival terminal at Kuah Jetty here last night. Langkawi District Police chief ACP Dr Che Ghazali Che Awang said police found two transparent plastic packets wrapped with newspaper in the sling bag of the suspect who was detained around 9 pm. “Police…

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6 Suspected Members Of Drug Syndicate Detained

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KUANTAN –  Six people, including two women, believed to be members of  a  drug syndicate, were arrested in raids conducted by the Pahang police last Monday. Pahang police chief Datuk Rosli Ab Rahman said the suspects, aged between 27 and 38, were arrested in raids conducted in  Temerloh, Lanchang, Pekan and Jengka, during which the police also seized various…

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Malaysia, Thailand To Intensify Fight Against Drug Trafficking

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BANGKOK – Intensifying efforts to combat drug smuggling will be high on the agenda when high-ranking drug enforcement officials from Thailand and Malaysia meet in an annual bilateral meeting next week. The city of Chiangrai, northern Thailand, has been purposely selected to host the meeting from July 11 to 14, as it sits at the edge of the “Golden Triangle”. “We…

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Man Charged With Trafficking In One Million Eramin 5 Pills

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BALIK PULAU – A delivery man was charged in the  Magistrate’s Court here today with trafficking in about a million Eramin 5 pills at the Penang International Airport. However, no plea was recorded after the charge was read out to Shafiee Chin, 49, before Registrar Mohd Alif Abdul Aziz. Shafiee was charged with trafficking in the drug at the MAS Cargo Complex…

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Man Beaten Up By Suspected Drug Dealer

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KOTA KINABALU – A 31-year-old man in Sabah’s Kuala Penyu district beat up a man after thinking that he was a police informer, said Beaufort police chief Deputy Supt Azmir Abd Razak. He said the victim – Yusri Jamari – was heading to a nearby beach to get sand for work when the suspect accused…

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Malaysian Drug Trafficker Hanged In Singapore

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SINGAPORE – Two convicted drug traffickers were hanged for their offences at Changi Prison Complex on Friday. The two men were Chijioke Stephen Obioha, a 38-year-old Nigerian, and Devendran A/L Supramaniam, a 31-year-old Malaysian, said the Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) in a statement. Obioha, who said he came here in 2005 to try out for…

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RM27mil Worth Of Syabu Seized, Eight Syndicate Members Nabbed

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KUALA LUMPUR: Eight members of a drug syndicate, including two Iranians, were nabbed following major busts in Perak and Selangor, which saw RM27mil worth of syabu seized. The Narcotics Crime Investigation Department (NCID) and Special Tactical Intelligence Narcotics Group (STING) raided a drug processing lab in Behrang, Perak as well as several other drug dens…

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Malaysian Drug Mules Trying To Make Quick Bucks May Languish In Thai Prison For Years

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By Mohd Haikal Mohd Isa BANGKOK: For the RM500 they receive for each bag of ‘instant coffee and biscuit packages’ they carry, many Malaysians becoming drug mules at the Malaysia-Thailand border are not aware of what is in store for them in jail in a foreign country. The jail term for drug offenders in Thailand…

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Melaka Police Detain Six Men On Suspicion Of Drug Trafficking

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MELAKA – Melaka police detained six local men in four separate arrests on suspicion of being involved in drug trafficking in the Melaka Tengah district within a period of 24 hours beginning yesterday. Melaka Tengah OCPD, ACP Shaikh Abdul Adzis Shaikh Abdullah said police also seized various types of drugs worth about RM8,900 in an…

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Man Charged With Trafficking RM65mil Of Cocaine In Penang

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BUKIT MERTAJAM: The owner of an engineering firm has been charged at the magistrate’s court here for trafficking RM65mil worth of drugs. The accused, Yu Beng Chuah, 49, from Simpang Ampat, was charged with trafficking 278.342 kg of cocaine on Feb 24, 4.49pm, at the Royal Malaysian Custom Department’s logistics storeroom in Jalan Perusahaan Prai…

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Suspected Drug Trafficker Has RM1.4 Million In Bank Savings Account

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LANGKAWI – Police believed that the 28-year-old woman who was arrested at the Kuah Jetty here last Thursday was the mastermind of a drug syndicate on the island. Langkawi district police chief Supt Dr Che Ghazali Che Awang said this followed an investigation which found that she had savings of RM1.4 million in her bank…

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Police Cripple Syndicate Selling Syabu With K-pop Star’s Image

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MIRI: Police have crippled a drug trafficking syndicate with the arrest of a married couple selling bottled syabu in liquid form with an image of a K-pop star, Psy, on it for RM250 per bottle. Miri Police acting chief Supt Stanley Johnathan Ringgit said that besides the K-pop star’s cartoon image, the bottles, resembling small-size…

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Spared Filipino Drug Smuggler Got Heroin In Petaling Jaya

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MANILA: Filipina Mary Jane Veloso, on death row in Indonesia for drug trafficking, was spared from execution at the 11th hour on Wednesday after a woman who supposedly recruited her and duped her into carrying 2.6kg of heroin through Yogyakarta’s airport turned herself over to police. Maria Kristina Sergio on Tuesday went to a police…

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Terengganu Mechanic Charges With Drug Trafficking

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KUALA TERENGGANU – A mechanic was tentatively charged in the Magistrate’s Court here today with trafficking in 157.64 gm of metamphetamine. Syamsul Hafiz Iskandar Salleh, 21, allegedly committed the offence at Kampung Pasir Panjang here at 10.30 pm on Feb 8. The charge under Section 39B(1)(a) of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952 and punishable under…

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“I Was Framed”: Aussie Woman Caught With Syabu

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The 51-year-old Australian woman who was caught with 1.5kg of syabu at the KL International Airport claimed that she was set up. According to the Australian media, the mother of four told her lawyers Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah and Tania Scivetti that she had been asked to carry the bag, in which the drugs…

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Nigerian Man Gets Death For Drug Trafficking

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MELAKA -  A Nigerian man was sentenced to death by the High Court here today for trafficking in 251.66 gm of methapethamine, two years ago. Abuchi Ngwoke, 35, was found guilty by Justice Datuk Zulkifli Bakar, of committing the offence at Melaka General Hospital between 5 am on May 23 and 2.50 pm on May…

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Two Friends To Die For Drug Trafficking

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ALOR SETAR – Two men were sent to the gallows to be hanged to death after the High Court here today found them guilty of drug trafficking. Judicial Commissioner Datuk Mohd Zaki Abdul Wahab handed down the sentence on Mohd Nasir Sahimi, 35, and Mohd Mazwan Abd Aziz, 34, after finding that the defence had…

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