Two anti-narcotic officers injured in line of duty

Amman, Two police officers from the Anti-Narcotics Department (AND), early Tuesday, were injured during a raid on drug dealers in the Ras al-Ain district in Amman, a statement by the Public Security Department (PSD) said on Tuesday.

It added that PSD agents received a tip-off on the whereabouts of the four suspects used to store and hide the narcotic substances.

During the raid, the four suspects attempted to resist the arrest by using a watchdog and sharp tools, resulting in the injury of the two officers, but eventually the agents managed to contain the situation.

After searching the premises of the suspects, AND agents 1.5 palm sized sheet of hashish, including cannabis, industrial hashish powder and 200 narcotic pills.

Source: Jordan News Agency