The police proceeded on Thursday to the seizure of an additional 6,902 kg of chira, as part of the investigation carried out by the prefectural service of the Kenitra judicial police, in coordination with the General Directorate of Territorial Surveillance (DGST) , following the failure on the same day of an attempt to international traffic of 2 tonnes and 10 kg of chira.
The drug was discovered inside two metal crates in a container production workshop, in the rural town of “Haddada”, about 6 km from Kenitra, indicates the General Directorate of National Security (DGSN) in a report. communicated.
This seizure brings the total quantity of drugs confiscated during this operation to 8 tons and 912 kilograms, adds the same source, noting that the operation also resulted in the arrest of the owner of the workshop.
The latter was placed in police custody at the disposal of the investigation conducted under the supervision of the competent prosecution in order to determine the ins and outs of this case and to arrest possible accomplices, concludes the press release.