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Police arrest ‘dangerous’ drug dealer in Sidon

SIDON, Lebanon: Police Friday arrested a “dangerous” man wanted for drug dealing in south Lebanon, a security source told The Daily Star. 

Amid Abdullah Bashir, a Palestinian wanted by authorities, was caught red-handed by the anti-drug department while he was selling drugs in Rmeileh in the Chouf, according to the source. 

The suspect has several judicial warrants against him related to the sale of drugs.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on January 25, 2014, on page 2.




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