AND foils drug smuggling attempt to a neighboring country

Amman, The Anti-Narcotics Department (AND) agents thwarted an attempt to smuggle two and a half million narcotic pills to a neighboring country through the Jaber Border Crossing, the Public Security Department (PSD) spokesperson said.

Upon a tipoff, the AND agents identified the way of smuggling a large quantity of narcotic pills into a neighboring country by hiding it in wooden boxes in a vehicle with a plate number of an Arab country, the PSD spokesperson added.

An investigation into the incident, the spokesperson said, was underway.

Source: Jordan News Agency