IONIAN ISLANDS PRESS INFORMATION OFFICE
Corfu, 17 January 2020
Four (4) people arrested in Corfu and Kefalonia for drug possession
During the last 24 hours during police raids in Corfu and Kefalonia, two nationals 51 and 43 years and two foreigners 37 and 35 years for possession of small quantities of drugs.
Specifically, yesterday (16-01-2020), in Afra Corfu, police arrested a 51-year-old resident of Crete Prevention Task Force (OPEC) last night in possession of approximately 70 grams of raw cannabis.
In two more separate cases, Corfu on Monday (13.01.2020) and Friday (10.01.2020), were identified and arrested by officers of the Drug Enforcement Division of the Security Directorate, two foreigners 37 and 35 years old, during police investigations. (30) grams of raw hemp, an electronic weighing scale and (450) euros were found and confiscated at their residence in the presence of a 37-year-old and approximately 35-year-old (45) grams of cannabis.
Also in another case, on Friday (10-01-2020), in the evening in Kefalonia, police officers from the Argostoli Security Department arrested a 43-year-old native for possession of cannabis.
Those arrested were taken to the competent Public Prosecutor’s Office on a case-by-case basis.