Two arrested for possession of Cannabis and Cocaine

A man and a women were separately arrested yesterday as they were caught in possession of cocaine and cannabis in Ħamrun and in Xagħra respectively. Their hearing is scheduled for today.

The arrests were handled by the Drug Squad in both localities.

The female aggressor, who was arrested in Ħamrun, is 43 years old and resides in Valletta. She was found in possession of cocaine and cannabis. However, the amount seized suggests that it was not for personal use.

The man, who is 29 years old and lives in Xagħra, was arrested at Mġarr, Gozo; after being caught possessing cocaine with the intention of trafficking it.

Police investigations are currently ongoing, and the accused are expected to be taken to court separately in the upcoming hours.

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