Phnom Penh: BREAKING NEWS: Police in cooperation with Chbar Ampov district police raid a drug production site in Khan Chbar Ampov, Phnom Penh.
The raid took place at 11:05 am on December 4, 2019.
Police say the crackdown took place after arrests in Chamkar Morn district’s Boeng Trabek commune.
Early reports say an estimated 21 kilograms of drugs were removed from the property at 12.10 this afternoon.
UPDATE: The raid came after confessions from 4 Vietnamese nationals arrested in BKK II just before midnight. After 10 kilos of methamphetamine was discovered, police went to the property in Chbar Ampov and found more drugs and processing chemicals.
A freezer was filled with liquids being processed.
The brown powder has been identified as MDMA. There was more than 20 kg prepared and more as liquid.
More details will be released later.