IONIAN ISLANDS PRESS INFORMATION OFFICE
Corfu, 13 February 2020
Five (5) people arrested on four different occasions in Corfu and Kefalonia for drug possession
Five (5) people aged 21 to 53 were arrested for drug possession during the last 24 hours during police raids in Corfu and Kefalonia.
Specifically, yesterday (12-02-2020) in Corfu, on two separate occasions, they were arrested by police officers from the Crime Prevention and Repression Team (OPEC) and the DIAS Group. two nationals 21 and 53 years old, respectively, in whose possession they were found and seized, packages of small quantities of hemp.
Also in Corfu, police officers of the Achilles Police Department arrested two foreigners 29 and 38 years old on Monday morning (10-02-2020), possessing (3) tablets of drug pills while investigating the presence of a judicial officer in their home, still (7) tablets of drug pills and a small amount of raw cannabis.
In addition, a 24-year-old resident of Argostoli Security Department was arrested in Kefalonia on Thursday afternoon (12.02.2020) for possession of narcotics, as a search was carried out in the presence of a law enforcement officer at his home with seedlings in their initial development.
Those arrested were taken to the competent Public Prosecutor’s Office on a case-by-case basis.