Tangier: arrest of 9 drug traffickers

The police in Tangiers on Saturday nine persons with criminal records, were arrested for their alleged involvement in drug trafficking, according to the Directorate General of National Security (DGSN).

The 9 people, between 19 and 23 years, were arrested in a house in Hay Elmeselli.

The search led to the seizure of 649 psychotropic tablets, 120 grams of cocaine, a large sum of money, a motorcycle without registration papers, 15 mobile phones and two digital cameras.

The arrested persons were placed in detention in the framework of the investigation to clarify the charges against them and to identify potential ties with drug networks, the statement said.

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