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Man in custody

Serafina Silaitoga
Thursday, January 02, 2014

POLICE arrested a 47-year-old man for allegedly being in possession of 22 sachets of dried leaves believed to be marijuana.

Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said the police acted on a tip-off and carried out the raid at Qelewaqa in Labasa.

She said after receiving the information, the police searched the accused and found dried leaves in his possession.

Ms Naisoro said the drugs have been sent for analysis while the suspect remains in police custody.