Cops cripple ketum ring, seizing 240kg of leaves and nabbing mastermind

Published on 17 Feb 2021 3:15:45 PM

Sepang police have crippled a ketum processing and distribution syndicate with the seizure of 240kg of ketum leaves and the arrest of nine suspects including the mastermind.

The suspects, including a foreign couple, were detained in the course of three raids on terrace houses at Putra Perdana in the district on Feb 15.

Police also seized 152 bottles of liquid ketum worth about RM12,600 and RM12,325 in cash.