ROP arrests drug kingpin
In one of the largest drug hauls in the sultanate, the Royal Oman Police (ROP) arrested an international smuggler with 86 kilograms of various narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances.
In a statement, ROP said, ‘The Directorate General for Combating Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances arrested an international smuggler and seized 86 kilograms of various narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances as well as cash and jewellery.’
‘The accused was also involved in laundering activities,’ ROP added.
ROP said that it it continues its efforts to combat this scourge through public cooperation. ‘ROP asks people to inform about any such activity by calling the hotline number 1444,’ ROP said.