18-year-old student arrested for suspected drug trafficking, 16g of 'Ice' found in Sengkang flat

18-year-old student arrested for suspected drug trafficking, 16g of ‘Ice’ found in Sengkang flat

Teenager arrested alongside Compassvale Stroll for suspected drug trafficking

Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) officers lately arrested an 18-year-outdated pupil for suspected drug trafficking.

Prior to the arrest, officers observed 16g of ‘Ice’, also regarded as methamphetamine, in his bedroom.

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Three other suspects aged concerning 17 and 19 have been also arrested in the exact unit in Sengkang.

18-yr-outdated arrested for suspected drug trafficking during CNB raid

The four youngsters have been arrested on Monday (18 March) in a household device together Compassvale Stroll, mentioned CNB.

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For the duration of the raid, CNB officers found 16g of ‘Ice’, a electronic weighing scale, and several empty plastic baggage and drug paraphernalia in the 18-year-old’s bed room.

Preliminary investigations uncovered that the 18-12 months-previous was concerned in suspected drug trafficking activities.

He was allegedly assisted by two 19-yr-previous suspects who ended up also arrested in the similar raid.

CNB did not reveal the amount of drugs that the 18-year-outdated allegedly trafficked.

DAC Saherly Bin Limat, CNB’s Director of Enforcement, said the arrest of the four teens is a “worrying sign”.

He stressed the worth of early schooling and intervention, urging dad and mom to interact their little ones early to manual them in direction of a drug-totally free life.

CNB officers intercept car or truck in Yishun & finds medicines

The raid involving the 18-12 months-aged suspect in Sengkang was element of an island-broad anti-drug procedure from 18 to 22 March.

In 1 raid on Thursday (21 March), CNB officers intercepted a vehicle alongside Yishun Avenue 2 and located the next drugs in the motor vehicle:

  • 9,991g of cannabis
  • 1,126g of ‘Ice’
  • 10g of ketamine
  • 82g of ‘Ecstasy’
  • 46 LSD stamps
  • 3,812 Erimin-5 tablets

Officers arrested the driver and the passenger of the motor vehicle. They proceeded to raid their flats in Woodlands and Sembawang where by they uncovered additional medications. These include:

  • 66g of ‘Ice’
  • 1,476g of hashish
  • .25g of ‘Ecstasy’
  • 2 Erimin-5 tablets
  • 19 bottles of liquid suspected to consist of GHB — a depressant drug

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The new raids saw the arrest of 64 suspected drug offenders.

CNB officers also uncovered medicines amounting to a road benefit of about S$555,000 for the duration of their 5-day operation. The breakdown is as this sort of:

  • 11,467g of cannabis
  • 1,336g of ‘Ice’
  • 10g of ketamine
  • 6g of heroin
  • 3 tablets and 82g of ‘Ecstasy
  • 3,818 Erimin-5 tablets
  • 46 LSD stamps
  • 19 bottles of liquid suspected to comprise GHB
  • 10 bottles of methadone

Investigations into all the arrested suspects are ongoing.

Any person found guilty of trafficking a lot more than 250g of methamphetamine or 500g of cannabis in Singapore may facial area the demise penalty.

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