A total of 17,715 psychotropic tablets were seized on Friday by elements of the National Security at Port Tanger-Med, who also arrested an individual for his alleged links with a criminal network active in the international trafficking of drugs and drugs. psychotropic drugs.
A press release from the Directorate General of National Security (DGSN) indicates that this operation, carried out on the basis of precise information provided by the services of the Directorate General of Territorial Surveillance (DGST), made it possible to arrest the suspect (36 years old) upon arrival aboard a ship from the port of Algeciras (Spain).
The search operation of the truck driven by this individual led to the seizure of 17,715 psychotropic tablets of the “Rivotril” type, adds the DGSN, which notes that the defendant was placed in police custody for the needs of the investigation carried out by the prefectural service of the judicial police of Tangier under the supervision of the competent public prosecutor’s office, with a view to determining the local and international ramifications of this criminal activity.
This security operation is part of the intense efforts made by the services of the DGSN and the DGST to fight against international trafficking in drugs and psychotropic drugs.