Newsbrief: Irish national detained for large quantity of drugs during pride event

May 18, 2017 in Newsbrief by Sanna

Policia Nacional have detained a 28 year old, of Irish nationality and with initials C.D, as alleged perpetrator of a crime against public health having discovered 25 cubic centimeters of liquid ecstasy, crystal meth and cocaine all hidden in his underwear during the pride event in San Bartolomé de Tirajana.

The arrest came after a police patrol carrying out standard crime prevention work at the yumbo commercial center in Playa del Inglés during the pride celebrations observed an individual offering narcotics to tourists, according to the Policia Nacional in a press release.

Subsequently, agents conducted a security search during which a large quantity of drugs were discovered including 25 cc of liquid ecstasy along with 4.4 grams of crystal meth and cocaine which he had hidden in his underwear, he was also carrying €215 in cash, and was detained at the scene.