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.