Battambang: Two suspected drug traffickers were arrested by military police on Saturday afternoon in Battambang city’s Svay Por and Tampa Ek districts. Nearly one kilogram of drugs were seized.
The two suspects, 38-year-old Chea Vichet, of Kamakor Village, Sangkat Svay Por, Battambang City, and the other. Hai Sopheak, a 35-year-old female drug trafficker, of Toul Ta Ek district, Battambang city.
Police found 11 packages weighing nearly 1 kg along with other evidence.
According to sources, authorities initially arrested Chea Vichet and confiscated 1.72 grams of methamphetamine. After questioning he named the woman Hay Sopheak as a trafficking ringleader.
Gendarmerie forces then went to search her house and found 10 packs of meth weighing 900.05 g.