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26-05-2015, 13:09

Tajik police seize over 75 kg of hashish


Avesta.Tj | 26.05.2015 | Tajik police arrested a 41-year-old man on suspicion of drug trafficking, Tajikistan’s Interior Ministry said Tuesday.

The suspect was arrested during a searching operation carried out in Dushanbe, the Tajik capital, on Monday.

Tajik police seized more than 75 kg of hashish from the suspect, that were hidden in his Lexus RX-330.

The drug peddler has been previously sentenced for illegal border crossing.

Criminal proceedings have been instituted, and an investigation is under way.