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Police not buying duo’s non-drug selling status

Police not buying duo’s non-drug selling status

Two construction workers were apprehended on Sunday evening on suspicion of dealing drugs in the capital’s Sen Sok district. Police said officers had set up a roadblock to check for weapons.

Two men, aged 26 and 27, were found to have two small packets of yama inside their motorbike’s storage compartment. Upon their arrest, the two explained that they were only users and not suppliers. Unimpressed, police sent the pair to court. NOKORWAT

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