Kelantan police seize heroin worth RM80,000, arrest three

Sharifah Mahsinah

KOTA BARU: Kelantan police seized heroin worth RM80,000 in two separate operations in Melor here and Kuala Krai, over the weekend.

Acting state police chief Senior Assistant Commissioner Din Ahmad said three people, including a woman, were detained in the operation.

In the first raid at Melor at about 10.10pm on Saturday, police detained the woman, 32, and her 38-year-old husband, and seized 160gm of heroin.

"The heroin was found in the couple's car parked outside the house,” he told a press conference here today.

Police detained the third person in the second raid at Kampung Chenulang near Kuala Krai, at about noon yesterday.

"From the 40-year-old man, police seized the rest of the heroin," Din added.