Elements of the anti-gang brigade under the prefectural service of the Casablanca judicial police arrested on Tuesday an individual aged 44, with a criminal record in drug cases, for his alleged involvement in the possession and trafficking of drugs. 12,585 psychotropic tablets.
The respondent was arrested during a security operation carried out by the anti-gang brigade in the “Essalmia” district in Casablanca, indicates the General Directorate of National Security (DGSN) in a press release, adding that he was apprehended in flagrant colors. possession of a plastic bag containing 12,000 psychotropic tablets of the “Rivotril” type.
The searches carried out at the suspect’s home led to the seizure of two mobile phones and a sum of money, suspected of being the booty of this criminal activity, in addition to a light car and 585 additional psychotropic tablets of the same. type, says the press release. The respondent was placed in police custody at the disposal of the preliminary investigation conducted under the supervision of the competent public prosecutor’s office, with a view to determining the possible ramifications of this criminal activity and revealing all the criminal acts against him. are criticized, concludes the DGSN.