Friday, January 13, 2023 – 01:50
Elements of the Vilayet of the Judicial Police in the city of Marrakech arrested on Thursday, based on accurate information provided by the services of the General Directorate of National Territorial Surveillance, a man arrested red-handed for possession and distribution of 877 grams of cocaine.
Security sources explained to Hespress that the suspect was subjected to 4 search warrants across the country for his involvement in drug trafficking cases, adding: “As a result of a search conducted at his home, 160 grams of cocaine and an electronic scale were seized. for an amount of money suspected of being the proceeds of this drug.”
Based on continuous research and investigation into this case, the Judicial Police were able to discover another consignment of drugs hidden in a second apartment in Marrakesh, inside of which an additional amount of cocaine in the amount of 717 grams was found.
By order of the prosecutor’s office, the suspect was subjected to theoretical detention pending investigation, the purpose of which is to identify other possible manifestations of this criminal activity and to disclose all criminal acts attributed to the persons concerned.