In a routine control, members of the Directorate of Dangerous Drugs (DIGEDROP) seized more than 1 kilogram of marijuana bite.
The incident occurred on Saturday at 200 José Hernández Street, where police officers were making the usual tour of the El Colmenar area, when they observed two young people who were handling packages on the side of a vehicle.
Consequently, alerted by the troops, the young people of 20 and 30 years respectively, ran and threw the wrappers, they arrived at a house that was 50 meters from the place, the owners did not let them enter. It was then that the officers managed to reduce them and transfer them to the vehicle again.
The young people who do not present a criminal record were finally apprehended for the violation of Law 23,737 on narcotics.
The Head of the General Directorate of Dangerous Drugs Jorge Nacusse He explained that the substance they were manipulating “ran 6 fractioned marijuana wrappers which throws almost one hundred kilograms of marijuana bite, the substance is kidnapped, the car is seized and the young people are available,” he also assured, “There are no doubts that they were prepared to its subsequent commercialization and distribution ”.
Within the framework of the operation “Happy Summer 2022” Nacusse affirms “We emphasize in Tafí del Valle, El Mollar, San Pedro, El Cadillal where since the beginning of the year operations have been carried out with positive results, with seizures of marijuana, hallucinogenic mushrooms, pills of ecstasy and firearms ”.