30kg of cannabis and €42,000 seized in Ħamrun

Police arrest three in major drugs raid

The police arrested three men and seized a considerable amount of drugs and cash in a raid on a garage in Ħamrun on Thursday afternoon.

Officers from various branches descended on the garage in St Vincent Street at about 4pm, blocking all access.

The raid yielded 30 kilos of cannabis and some €42,000 in cash.

Two Maltese and an Italian, aged between 31 and 45 were arrested.  

A van with foreign number plates was seized.