Lebanon News

Infamous drug dealer caught in Adonis

BEIRUT: Internal Security Forces arrested an infamous drug dealer in Mount Lebanon Wednesday, after more than 25 arrest warrants were issued against him for dealing and manufacturing illegal drugs. 

According to a statement issued by the ISF, six arrest warrants were issued against a Lebanese national, 37, amounting to a lifetime sentence in jail. 

The drug dealer had in his possession 600 grams of cocaine and a forged identity card and driving license during his arrest in the Mount Lebanon town of Adonis. The assailant was accompanied by a 55-year-old Lebanese national, who was taken in to custody for questioning. 

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on July 03, 2014, on page 3.




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