Police arrest man with 5 kg heroin in N. Afghanistan

Jul 06, 2020

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Police arrest man with 5 kg heroin in N. Afghanistan

Taluqan (Afghanistan), July 6: Police in the northern Takhar province arrested a man and discovered 5 kg heroin form his possession on Monday, provincial government spokesman Mohammad Jawad Hajari said.
According to the official, the alleged drug smuggler was taking 5 kg heroin by motorbike from Kalafgan district to provincial capital Taluqan city in the wee hours of Monday but police patrol team stopped him and found the contraband during body search.
The arrested man is in police custody and being investigated to track down the ring involved in drug trafficking, the official further said.
Source: Xinhua News Agency