22-year-old man arrested for possessing drugs over HK$1.26m in Yau Ma Tei


21st November 2020 – (Hong Kong) The Wan Chai Police District Special Duty Squad, based on information and investigations, conducted an anti-narcotics operation at about 10.30 pm yesterday (20th) and intercepted a man off No. 10 Temple Street, Yau Ma Tei. Approximately 750 grams of suspected ketamine was seized on his body. Subsequently, the man’s unit on Temple Street in Yau Ma Tei was searched and another 750 grams of suspected ketamine, about 700 grams of suspected ice, 2 electronic scales and a batch of drug packaging tools were also seized. The total market value of the drugs seized during the operation was approximately HK$1.26 million. The 22-year-old local man was arrested for drug trafficking and is currently being detained for investigation.