Man with drug arrested near bus stand

The pouch bag containing the drug.

LAWAS: Police arrested a man following a drug bust near a bus stand at Kampung Melusuk, Jalan Punang yesterday.

According to a statement issued by the district headquarters, the raid was carried out at around 10am.

Following a body check, police found a blue straw containing crystalline substances believed to be syabu   in a pouch bag.

The 0.13g drug had an estimated street value of RM20. The 47-year-old suspect was then taken to the district headquarters where he tested positive for amphetamine and methamphetamine.

The general worker admitted to have been involved in drug abuse activities since 2019. 

He said he last consumed the drug at his own house on July 15. He also revealed that the last supply he received was from a man identified as ‘Dillah’, about an hour before his arrest at Awat-awat Bridge yesterday.