Man caught with 1.5 kg cocaine and 11.5 kg of cannabis – two men arrested
Two men were arrested after one of them was caught with around 1.5 kilos of capsules believed to be cocaine and 11.5 kilos of cannabis.
The man, aged 33 from Hamrun was caught yesterday afternoon in Fgura. Following a search of his car, capsules were found which were ready for distribution.
In a further search of the man’s garage in Hamrun, various packets were found containing 11.5 kilos of cannabis.
Duty Magistrate Aaron Bugeja has opened an inquiry and appointed various experts to assist him.
Another man, aged 27 from Mosta was also arrested to help the Police with the ongoing investigations.
The two men are expected to be arraigned in Court in front of Magistrate Josette Demicoli.