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1.5 million Captagon pills seized from house yard in Aqaba

By Petra - Feb 25,2013 - Last updated at Feb 25,2013

AMMAN — Anti-Narcotics Department (AND) personnel seized more than 1.5 million Captagon pills that were hidden in a house yard in the port city of Aqaba during a raid a few days ago, the Public Security Department said on Monday.

While tracking down a suspect involved in drug smuggling, AND personnel learned that he was planning to smuggle a large quantity of pills out of the country.

AND personnel found the place he was hiding the pills and a search is under way to arrest the suspect, according to the PSD.

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