BALIK PULAU: A housewife has been arrested for passing rolled tobacco believed to contain heroin to her son at a magistrate’s courtroom here.
The 56-year-old woman’s son is facing a drug trafficking charge and she was spotted by a court policeman handing over the rolled tobacco to her 35-year-old son while he was being led away from the dock to the court lock-up.
Balik Pulau deputy OCPD Deputy Supt Siti Nor Salawati Saad said the policeman also saw the son passing on the rolled tobacco to his 57-year-old co-accused. The two are jointly charged with drug trafficking under Section 39B of the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952.<... The Star Online Highlights