Harianjogja.com, SLEMAN- The Sleman Police Narcotics Unit arrested a methamphetamine drug dealer named Nurmansyah Rian, 22, a resident of Condongcatur, Depok, Sleman, at the end of last August.

From the hands of the man who works daily as an online taxi driver, the police seized evidence of 30 packages of methamphetamine weighing about 18 grams.

Head of Sleman Narcotics Narcotics Unit (AKP) Andhyka Donny said, the disclosure of the incident after there was information from the public about the circulation of methamphetamine in the Sleman area. Then the officer develops information and conducts an investigation.

“Then, at the end of August, we succeeded in securing the perpetrators in his house,” said Andyhka, Tuesday (9/17/2019).

When it was secured, officers searched and only found two packages of methamphetamine. However, after interrogating the perpetrator, officers succeeded in getting 26 other methamphetamine packages which has been hidden by the perpetrators in Kanebo or car cleaning tools.

“So we secure a total of 30 packages of methamphetamine with a total weight of about 18 grams,” he said.

Kanit 2 Narcotics Unit of Sleman Police, Ipda Alvin Aji added, the perpetrators who work daily as an online taxi driver had been circulating methamphetamine for about five months in the DIY region.

In distributing methamphetamine, the perpetrators use social media by putting the goods in the place that has been promised to the buyer.

“From the perpetrators’ confession, usually 30 packets of methamphetamine can be used up in two weeks,” Alvin said.

Now, to take responsibility for his actions, the perpetrators must languish in the Sleman District Police Detention Center and be charged with Article 114 paragraph 2, Article 112 paragraph 2 of Law No.RI / 35/2009 concerning Narcotics.