Drugs worth $127,000 found in car trying to enter Singapore

Drugs worth $127,000 found in car trying to enter Singapore

SINGAPORE - A Malaysian-registered car was found to be carrying more than 1kg of drugs with a potential street value of at least $127,000 after a routine check at the Woodlands Checkpoint on May 9.

The drugs were hidden in the car's front fenders.

Following the arrest of the 33-year-old male Malaysian driver at about 9am that day, Central Narcotics Bureau officers raided a Tampines HDB flat and a Bedok HDB flat later in the afternoon.

Four Singaporean men aged between 27 and 57, a 41-year-old Singaporean woman and a 28-year-old Indonesian woman were arrested.

Total drugs seized that day amounted to more than 2kg, with a value of about $170,000.

This article was published on May 11 in The New Paper.

Get The New Paper for more stories.

More about

Purchase this article for republication.

BRANDINSIDER

SPONSORED

Most Read

Your daily good stuff - AsiaOne stories delivered straight to your inbox
By signing up, you agree to our Privacy policy and Terms and Conditions.