BANDUNG- Polda West Java managed to uncover the syndicate of smugglers and drug traffickers between provinces by seizing evidence in the form of 25 kg of shabu-type drugs ready for circulation.
The ready-to-use sharps consist of 24 packs of large shabu packs each 1 kg, 14 packets of medium pack each 1 oz, and 1 small packet pack of 4.19 grams.
West Java Police Chief Insp. Gen. Pol Agung Budi Maryoto explained, officers Subdit I Ditresnarkoba led by AKBP Zulkarnaen Harahap initially managed to capture the IR network with 4.2 kg of shabu. From the investigation and investigation, the officer then obtained the supplier network information.
"Investigators conduct investigations long enough and there is a syndicate that sends this shabu to various provinces namely Batam," said Agung told reporters on Friday (2/2/2018).
The drugs are smuggled from Malaysia to Indonesia by sea in the outer islands of North Aceh. Then from North Aceh the drug was sent to Batam.
"From Batam then distributed to subscribers to several provinces in Indonesia," said Agung.
West Java Police Chief explained, if there is booking sabu, then Batam shabu supplier is to send it by smuggling drugs entered into the shoe soles.
"One shoe can be 1 kg of shabu, so when the airport is safe, special shoes are sent," said Agung.
The team who had gathered the information of the shabu supplier then moved with the Kepresnarkoba Polda Kepri and arrested AM (42) a dealer in Batam.
Furthermore, with the arrest of MUS (28) as a courier between provinces. MUS was arrested in Aceh Utara. The team continued to move which eventually arrested the SA suspect (38) as a Malaysian-Indonesian courier, DA (36) and AZ (36) inter-provincial courier and SA aka YIN (24) as a drug store.
"So far, we have arrested six suspects of inter-provincial network, we will develop again, including supply to West Java," he concluded. (MAT)