Police seize drugs worth around €40,000 in Cospicua

Drugs with an estimated street value of around €40,000 have been seized in Cospicua.

Three men have been arrested after police discovered nine kilograms of cannabis in the back of a car.

The illegal drugs were packed into seven bags.

The suspects, aged 30, 33 and 35, are from India but live in the Sliema area.

Malta Police said the 35-year-old man is expected to be charged in court in connection with drug trafficking offences.

A police source told 89.7 Bay: ‘Disrupting the sale of illicit substances within our communities will continue to be treated with the utmost seriousness by officers.

‘We will not allow people to profit from putting others at risk.’

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