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Two arrested with links to international drug smuggling syndicate

5 Jul 2020

The Royal Oman Police (ROP) arrested two expatriates who are linked to an international drug smuggling network and also ceased 40 kilograms of drugs and 23 kilograms of hashish. 

In a statement, ROP said, ‘The Directorate General for Combating Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances arrested two Asians linked to an international drug smuggling network.’ 

‘They were found to be in possession of 40 kilograms of crystal drugs and 23 kilograms of hashish,’ the statement added. 

ROP appreciated the efforts of citizens and residents in the fight against drugs through cooperation and informing the police about any illegal activities by calling the hotline 1444 or informing the nearest police station.

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