"Since early January, 12 drug suspects have been arrested. All of them are traffickers," chief of the drug section of the Banda Aceh city police Commissioner Syafran stated on behalf of chief of the city police Senior Commissioner T. Saladin on Saturday (Jan. 21).
All the drug traffickers were arrested from different locations in Banda Aceh after the police received tip-offs from the public, he remarked.
He said the police had seized more than 40 grams of crystal meth, 6.14 grams of hashish, and Rp350 thousand in cash from the suspected drug traffickers.
Two of the 12 drug suspects are women who were arrested in the Lambaro area, he added.
(Reported by M Haris SA/Uu.INE/KR-BSR/H-YH)