84kg of cannabis found in a van


Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A man was stopped while driving a van that was used to transport furniture where 84kg of suspected cannabis were found, yesterday afternoon.

The man was stopped in Santa Venera by members of the Vice Squad and Police from the Rapid Intervention Unit.

The suspected cannabis was ready to be trafficked and was found in clothing inside some furniture.

The police arrested both the driver and another man in relation to the case.

Both are being held by the police due to the ongoing investigations.

According to the Police, they have not yet ruled out that both men might be charged in court on drug importation and trafficking, among other charges.