Four Singaporean males aged 22 to 55 and two Singaporean ladies aged 22 and 35 were detained for alleged drug-related activities in the latest drug raids by Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) agents on September 7, 2021.
During the raids at several locations around Singapore, a total of 2,804g of heroin, 109g of ‘Ice,’ 225g of cannabis, 212 ‘Ecstasy’ pills and fragments, and five Erimin-5 tablets were recovered. The narcotics confiscated are worth more than $222,000, according to estimates.
CNB police detained a 37-year-old Singaporean man on the void deck of an apartment building at Buangkok Crescent in the late afternoon of September 7. He was searched, and three bundles containing around 1,873g of heroin were discovered on him. A search of the 37-year-old man’s car yielded 1 gram of ‘Ice,’ 1 gram of cannabis, and other drug paraphernalia.
He was then taken to his flat in the same building, where a search of the unit was done. Three sachets carrying about 8 grams of heroin as well as other drug paraphernalia were discovered.
A different group of CNB police detained a 22-year-old Singaporean guy in the ground floor elevator lobby of an apartment building near Edgefield Walk on the same afternoon. He was searched, and two packed packets containing about 29g of “Ice” were taken from him.
The 22-year-old male was escorted to his vehicle, where a 22-year-old Singaporean female who was waiting inside the vehicle was also arrested.
CNB police detained a 55-year-old Singaporean guy at the void deck during a follow-up operation conducted in the evening at the same apartment complex at Edgefield Walk. The 55-year-old man was then taken to his flat in the same building, where a 35-year-old Singaporean woman had been detained. A search of the apartment yielded 67 packets and 49 straws containing about 923 grams of heroin, 32 packets containing approximately 73 grams of ‘Ice,’ 212 ‘Ecstasy’ pills and fragments, five Erimin-5 tablets, and other drug paraphernalia.
West Coast Road
CNB police detained a 48-year-old Singaporean guy in the vicinity of West Coast Road in a follow-up operation the same day in the evening. A search of the 48-year-old man’s car yielded three packets containing approximately 6 grams of ‘Ice,’ five packets containing approximately 224 grams of cannabis, and other drug paraphernalia.
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