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Sharjah Police arrest 19 drug traffickers in sting operation

The suspects used social media to promote their banned substances

13:58 January 3, 2018
Sharjah Police arrest 19 drug traffickers in sting operation

Sharjah: Police arrested 19 drug traffickers and seized drugs worth Dh15,270,000, said a senior police official. Officers found a large quantity of narcotics in their possession.

Brigadier Mohammad Rashid Bayat, Director of Sharjah Police Operations, revealed the details of the operation, which was dubbed "coordinate" during a press conference held in Sharjah Police headquarter on Wednesday morning .

The suspects are Asian nationals. They used social media to promote their banned substances.