Man arrested after drug find

Miguela Xuereb

Police arrested a 29 year old man from Valletta. The Drug Squad together with Valletta District Police worked together on the drug bust. The man was found in possession of 20 sachets of substance, suspected to be cocaine and heroin.

Further searches led to finding more substances suspected to be cocaine, heroin, cannabis and methadone together with €13,000 in cash.

The man is being kept under arrest for further questioning at the Police Head Quarters in Floriana. Duty Magistrate Dr Nadine Lia was informed about the case. She requested the help from various experts to assist with the inquiry.

Investigations are ongoing.