PSP carries out searches to combat drug trafficking in Portimão, Lagoa, Silves and Lagos

This action involved dozens of PSP elements, also counting on the operational support of the Republican National Guard (GNR)

Dozens of PSP agents are, this Monday, June 24th, carrying out searches in Portimão and Lagoa as part of the fight against drug trafficking. 10 people have already been detained. 

In total, around 20 searches have been carried out, both at home and outside the home.

«These searches were the result of an investigation that had been ongoing for approximately a year, with the aim of combating drug trafficking in the region, particularly in the municipalities of Portimão, Lagoa, Silves and Lagos», explains the PSP.

To date, 10 people have been arrested and three have been charged with the crimes of drug trafficking, possession of a prohibited weapon and receipt.

The search actions led to the seizure of “significant quantities”, including cocaine and hashish, as well as thousands of euros in cash.

This action involved dozens of PSP elements, also counting on the operational support of the Republican National Guard (GNR).

 



Comments

Ads