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    Sep 15, 2016

    CNB raid leads to four arrests and 10kg of drugs seized

    FOUR people were arrested and about 10kg of drugs were seized in an operation here yesterday.

    The haul included 6.3kg of heroin, 3.5kg of cannabis and 280g of methamphetamine, better known as "Ice", said the Central Narcotics Bureau in a statement.

    This comes amid a 48 per cent rise in heroin, Ice and cannabis seized from January to June - 76.1kg - compared with 51.36kg in the same period last year.

    Three Singaporeans - two men and a woman aged between 43 and 54 - were arrested, as well as a 43-year-old Malaysian man.

    Checks were also done on a suspected drug buyer, a 57-year-old Singaporean man.