252 suspects arrested in Western Province raids

2020-10-21 at 08:47

Another 252 suspects have been arrested during special Police raids carried out in the Western Province.

The raids were carried out between 6am yesterday and 5 this morning.

The Office of the Senior Deputy Inspector General of Police of the Western Province said the highest number of suspects, 117, were arrested over heroin related charges.

61 persons were arrested for the possession of illicit liquor while 29 persons were arrested for the possession of marijuana.