Wednesday, 19 June 2019 | 10:11 WIB

Jakarta Metro Police Destroys 1.7 Tons of Methamphetamine


JAKARTA, NNC - The Jakarta Metro Police Narcotics Directorate together with the Soekarno-Hatta Airport Resort Police Narcotics Unit, and South Tangerang Resport Police Narcotics Unit destroyed drugs in the Angkasapura Garbage Plant, Soekarno Hatta Airport, Tangerang on Monday, Oct 1.

Before the evidence was destroyed by an incinerator, forensics conducted a test to ensure that the evidence contained dangerous substances.

Jakarta Metro Police Narcotics Division Director, Senior Commissioner Suwondo, said the drugs destroyed are evidences obtained by the Jakarta Metro Police Narcotics Directorate, Soekarno-Hatta Airport Resort Police, and South Tangerang Resort Police.

"The activity was intentionally carried out on October 1 which coincide with the celebration of Pancasila Day, to encourage us, that on this historic day, we have a moral responsibility to look after the young generation from the dangers of drugs," Suwondo said in Jakarta on Monday, Oct 1.

Some 1.7 tons of crystal meth weighing 90.2 grams, 175,000 of PCC pills, 1 million pills of Trine Xipenidril, 900,000 pills of
Yarindo, 400,000 pills of Zenit, and 6,500 pills of Tramadol were demolished.