2 men arrested after 40kg cannabis grass found in their car

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Two men were arrested following days of observations by the Drug Squad on Tuesday.

The two Italian men aged 36 and 46 years were driving through Swieqi when their car was stopped. One of the men resides in St. Paul’s Bay.

The police said that 14 boxes filled with around 40 kilograms of cannabis grass were found in the car.

A 61-year-old man residing in Santa Venera was also interrogated in relation to the find.

A magisterial inquiry was appointed into the case.

The Italian men are expected to be arraigned in court on Thursday.

The police are investigating the case.