The Malta Police Force has revealed that it has arrested seven individuals after discovering and seizing a considerable amount of heroin and cocaine ready for sale.
Two separate buildings in Triq it-Tiġrija and Triq is-Serkin were raided On Tuesday, where police officers arrested two men and two women aged between 17 and 24 years of age. Along with 120 baggies of heroin and cocaine, the police found an undisclosed amount of cash, some gold, electronic equipment such as CCTV cameras along with a BMW, Jaguar and Mercedes.
The Animal Welfare department was also on site due to reports of horses and a pit bull at one of the buildings.
On Wednesday, three other men aged between 20 and 30 years old were arrested in Qormi after the Police searched their homes and a car showroom to find what is suspected to be cocaine and an undisclosed amount of cash.
Magisterial inquiries have been set up on both cases, with the four men in the Marsa case expected to be charged today on counts of drug trafficking and money laundering.