Thwart the smuggling of “Shira quantities” in Bab Ceuta

thwart smuggling "chira quantities" at the gate of ceuta
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Saturday 6 August 2022 – 18:22

The customs services of the Bab Ceuta pass achieved today the arrest of a Spanish citizen on suspicion of being involved in a case related to international drug trafficking.

A customs source told Hespress that the suspect, of Spanish nationality, was arrested when he was about to enter the national territory, in a Renault Scenic car registered abroad.

The same source added that the inspection carried out resulted in the discovery in his possession of a significant amount of chira, amounting to about 118 kilograms of chira, well hidden inside the car with Spanish license plates.

The suspect was subjected to judicial investigation procedures, which are carried out by the state authority of the Judicial Police in Tetouan under the supervision of the competent Public Ministry; In order to determine the rest of the local and international extensions of this criminal activity, and reveal the circumstances and circumstances of the smuggling of this drug shipment.

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