Police arrest drug gang in south Moravia

24-09-2012

Criminal police have cracked down on a gang of methamphetamine producers and marihuana growers in southern Moravia in the past few days. The police announced Monday they have ten suspects and six are already under prosecution. The main suspects were arrested in mid-September. Two methamphetamine labs and over 60 marihuana plants were discovered during raids. This is one of the largest drug operations uncovered in the region in the past decade. According to investigators, the drug producers were legally purchasing the medicine to produce the methamphetamine in the Polish city of Kladsko.