Customs seizes 427g of Heroin.

Customs seizes 427g of Heroin.

Customs seizes 427 grams of Heroin from a 40-year-old Pakistan male passenger who arrived Maldives on 25th October 2017 from Sri Lanka.

Customs officers at airport found the passenger to be of suspicious behavior which led to an initial interception. With questioning and further examination found the drugs concealed in the passenger’s baggage.

This individual along with the seized drugs have been handed over to Maldives Police Service for further investigations.

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October 26, 2017