West Nusa Tenggara Regional Police Dirresnarkoba Kombes Pol Helmi Kwarta Kusuma Putra Rauf (center) along with his staff and prison officials show the perpetrators and evidence of the disclosure of the shabu production house in the East Lombok region at the NTB Regional Police Headquarters, Sunday (22/11). Photo: ANTARA / Dhimas BP
jpnn.com, MATARAM – A house that produces shabu-shabu in East Lombok Regency, was demolished by the NTB Regional Police’s Narcotics Research Directorate (Polda).
Director of Drug Research (Dirresnarkoba) Polda NTB Kombes Pol Helmi Kwarta Kusuma Putra Rauf said the existence of this narcotics production house was successfully revealed thanks to the participation of the community.
“So it never stops, I thank and give appreciation to the community. Because the disclosure of this shabu-shabu production house started from public information,” said Helmi in Mataram, Sunday (22/11).
Initially, he said, the information stated that there was one location in the Pancor area, East Lombok Regency, which often became a gathering place for dealers.
“Then our members moved to the stated location and made arrests,” he said.
The arrest with the Satresnarkoba Team of the East Lombok Police was carried out on Saturday (21/11) afternoon. The targeted locations are boarding houses.
Eight people were arrested from four boarding rooms complete with evidence of a type of shabu-shabu narcotics. Those arrested with the initials SR (24), RS (27), HA (24), RP (25), LN (27), RAK (36), HA (37), and SH (32).
From the arrest of eight people, the police secured dozens of packages of crystal methamphetamine ready for distribution with a total weight of tens of grams.