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Woman Arrested After Raid In Narere, White Substance Found

At a raid conducted at a home in Narere, smoking apparatus and nine small clear plastic bags all containing white substance believed to methamphetamine and assorted electronic goods were seized
07 Jun 2019 09:39
Woman Arrested After Raid In Narere, White Substance Found
Similar packaging of white powder were found during a raid in Narere yesterday. These were found in Naqere, Savusavu. Photo: Fiji Police Media Cell

The 24-year-old woman who was arrested following a raid conducted at a home in Narere where smoking apparatus and nine small clear plastic bags all containing white substance believed to methamphetamine and assorted electronic goods were seized.

The woman has been charged with one count of unlawful possession of illicit drugs.

She will be produced at the Nasinu Magistrates Court. The second suspect was released.

Meanwhile a 38-year-old man and a 33-year-old woman were taken into custody following the discovery of more than $1,000 cash, smoking apparatus and seeds believed to be marijuana also conducted in Narere remain in custody.

The two men arrested by a joint operation between Police and Fiji Customs at the Wainadoi Police post have both been charged.

The two face separate counts of unlawful possession of illicit drugs and will be produced at the Navua Magistrates Court.

In the Western Division 2 men were arrested following a raid at a home in Delaitomuka by the Western Division Taskforce team. Sachets of dried leaves, dried leaves in a container and seeds all believed to be marijuana were discovered.

The 2 have been charged with one count of unlawful possession of illicit drugs each.

They will be produced at the Lautoka Magistrates Court.

Meanwhile in Ba, a 40-year-old farmer of Moto, Ba was arrested after he was allegedly found with 2 sachets of dried leaves believed to be marijuana. He will be produced at the Ba Magistrates Court for one count of unlawful possession of illicit drugs.



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