Police make record ketamine seizure

Police said on Saturday that they had arrested four people and seized 1.26 tonnes of suspected ketamine during an anti-drug trafficking operation in Lei Yue Mun yesterday - the largest seizure of the drug on record. Officers said the drugs had a street value of HK$840 million, adding that the...

Customs arrest three after drugs found in parcels

Customs have arrested three people after finding suspected drugs, with a street value of HK$8.2 million, in toy cars, salt packets, and ink rollers at Hong Kong International Airport. About a kilo of suspected ketamine was discovered in two salt packets in a garment-declared air parcel from Pakistan on October...

Customs arrest six over HK$300m cocaine haul

Customs officers said on Friday that they arrested six people over the past two weeks in connection with a HK$300 million cocaine seizure. On October 19, some 260 kilogrammes of the drug was discovered inside a container of frozen food imported from Brazil. Lee Kam-wing, head of Customs' drug investigation...

Man charged for trafficking HK$100m worth of meth

Police said they have charged a man for trafficking dangerous drugs, after officers seized over HK$100 million worth of ice in a shop in Hung Hom on Friday. He will appear in Kowloon City Magistracy for mention on Monday. Detectives said they stopped and searched the 21-year-old man after he...

Police make record drugs seizure

Police said on Thursday they had made their largest drug seizure of the year, netting 148 kilogrammes of ice and 86 kilogrammes of heroin. The haul was estimated to be worth HK$195 million. Officers said the drugs were uncovered on Wednesday at an industrial building in Cheung Sha Wan –...

Police seize HK$57m of ice, ketamine in Yuen Long

Police on Sunday said they had seized HK$57 million worth of drugs in Yuen Long, and made two arrests. Detectives said they found the 106-kilogramme haul hidden inside two containers at a logistic firm’s storage site in Yuen Long, during an anti-drug operation that took place between August 5 and...

Police arrest 184 people in anti-drugs operation

Police said on Monday they had arrested 184 people and seized more than HK$50 million worth of cannabis, ketamine, cocaine, heroin and ice in an operation aimed at combating illegal drugs ahead of the summer holiday. Officers said they had seized a total of 223 kilogrammes of the illegal drugs...