Drug Bust in Durres, 200 Kg of Cannabis Seized
Albanian Daily News
Published June 15, 2017
The smuggling of a large quantity of drugs from Durresi Harbor was prevented on Thursday. The Border Police in collaboration with the Anti-Narcotics Session seized 207 kg of Cannabis Sativa hidden in a bus.
Some 108 packages containing the above mentioned narcotics quantity were found in the vehicle’s rear tires after a minute inspection through the scanner.
The bus driver, Jetmir Muçaliaj, 31, was arrested in flagrance while the vehicle’s owner, E.S. 38 was declared wanted by the police.
The police opened an inquiry aimed to shed light on the origin and the destination of the narcotics quantity and the names of those involved in this trafficking attempt.