South African held with drugs at Assagao


 Anjuna police arrested a South African national for illegal possession of narcotic drugs at Assagao on Thursday.
Acting on specific information, an Anjuna police team led by PI Vishwesh Karpe conducted a raid at Assagao junction where a South African national Tony Michael was found in illegal possession of 18gm of cocaine worth 1,26,000, police said.
The accused has been arrested and is in police custody.
During investigation, it was learnt that the foreigner was residing in a rented room at a guest house at Arambol.
An offence under Section 21(c) of the NDPS Act has been registered at Anjuna police station against the arrested accused. [TOI]