Some 168 cannabis sativa saplings were seized and then destroyed on Wednesday by the police forces in Xhaj village, Malesi e Madhe.
Village’s reeve, Rr.P.61 was declared wanted by the police while the Forestry Service inspector D.D. 59 was indicted on grounds of failure to report a crime.
“A large scale inspection conducted in this area led to the discovery of a parcel filled with 168 cannabis saplings hidden under plastic bottles,” the police reported.
The police inquiry aimed to fully identify and capture the cultivators of the seized cannabis quantity is still ongoing.