Syndicate using luxury condominium unit to store RM 1.17million worth drugs crippled


KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): City police dismantled a drug dealer syndicate with drugs worth RM 1.17 million after a luxury condominium unit that was converted into a store for drug store was raided on Tuesday, October 19.

In the coup, police also arrested a local man.

Kuala Lumpur Deputy Police Chief Datuk Yong Lei Choo said the suspect was arrested in the parking lot of a luxury condominium in Jalan Bukit Palma 2, Kajang, at 1:30 p.m.

She said the arrest of the 31-year-old suspect was based on information from intelligence services conducted since early September.

“Police found syabu weighing 1.05 kg which were packed in plastic Chinese tea bags filled in a backpack which was carried by the suspect.

“After his arrest, the suspect took the police to a condominium in the same area and found heroin weighing 8.05 kg and syabu weighing 3.12 kg in one of the rooms in the luxury condominium,” she said at a press conference in Kuala Lumpur. contingent police headquarters here on Friday (October 22).

Yong said the suspect also took police to another luxury condominium near Taman Teknologi Mint in Bangi and found syabu and heroin weighing 21.1 kg and 12.61 kg respectively.

“The suspect then took the police to a two-story terraced house in Seri Kembangan and found cash totaling RM60,520,” she said.

According to Yong, based on initial inquiries, the union had rented the luxury condominium to be converted into a drug warehouse for between RM 1,200 and RM 1,800 per month.

She also said the total drugs seized weighed 45.93 kg.

“The suspect is in pre-trial detention until October 26 and the case is under investigation under section 39B of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952. We are now looking for the remaining union members who are still at large, ”she added. – Bernama


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