PA security forces discover drug laboratory in Tulkarem
Published Thursday 09/01/2014 (updated) 10/01/2014 14:57
TULKAREM (Ma'an) -- Palestinian Preventive Security Forces uncovered a heroin and cocaine laboratory in Tulkarem on Thursday and arrested several suspects at the scene.
The laboratory was operating with high-tech and expensive equipment and was led by an organized crime group linked with the Israeli mafia, security forces said.
The laboratory produced and distributed large amounts of cocaine and heroin, they added.
Several suspects are in Palestinian custody and investigations are ongoing.