250216DRUG TRAFFICKER INTERCEPTED
By Aloysius Laukai
Tinputz Police yesterday intercepted a Drug trafficker at a roadblock near the SUIR junction.
POLICE met the trafficker at the roadblock site by New Dawn FM team; the trafficker was transporting 500 grams of dried Marijuana to Buka when he was intercepted.
Police said that the suspect who was also arrested is from the AITA area of Central Bougainville.
He was taken to the Buka Police Station to be formally charged.
Police told New Dawn FM that their random checks around the Tinputz area has caught many drivers driving without licenses and using many un-roadworthy vehicles.
Police will continue to carry out random checks on the road to make our roads safer for the travelling public.