Kattankudy cops bust long time drug dealer
BY NAALIR JAMALDEEN
Kattankudy Police, yesterday (27), said they arrested a drug dealer with Rs 600,000 worth of methamphetamine (ICE) in his possession. Acting on tip-off, the Police raided a residence at Al-Ameen Road in Kattankudy and found 86.3 g of ICE.
Police said the suspect has been identified as 49-year-old Kattankudy local who had been in the drug business for a long time. Kattankudy Police have commenced inquiries in various angles to find out the suspect’s main supplier. The suspect is currently in detention and is due to be produced before the Batticaloa Magistrate's Court after the completion of formal inquiries.