4 drug dealers nabbed in northern Badia region

Amman, A joint security force of the Anti-Narcotics Department (AND) and the gendarmerie apprehended four drug dealers classified as “highly dangerous” in a crackdown in a dessert area, north of the Kingdom.

AND personnel were tipped off of the armed dealers’ whereabouts, one of whom an Arab national, in the northern Badia region, according to a security source.

During a manhunt, the security forces chased the four men after fleeing in a vehicle, but were soon forced to pull over and put them in custody, confiscated the firearms in their possession and an investigation was launched into the incident, the source added.

Source: Jordan News Agency