News Videos
International Edition


May 25, 2017

Breaking News, World News and Taiwan News.
About Us
Contact Us

CIB arrests three for manufacturing ketamine

TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Authorities arrested three suspects in southern Yunlin County (雲林縣) on June 6 for allegedly manufacturing ketamine, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) said.

In a released statement, the CIB said that police in Taipei, Taoyuan and Yunlin separately received tips this January that two suspects surnamed Lu and Huang were engaged in producing illicit drugs at a remote warehouse in Yunlin County' Mailiao Township (雲林縣麥寮鄉).

Police said the two suspects, both Taoyuan natives, have been using other people's names to rent cars, warehouses and a factory in the township as well as purchasing imported chemical materials and equipment for producing drugs.

After closely watching the suspects for nearly six months, authorities launched a raid on June 6 at the factory in Mailiao Township, arresting three suspects, including Lu and Huang.

During the raid, the police found chemical materials, equipment for producing drugs and 2.4 kilograms of ketamine crystals, the CIB said.

The case is now being referred to the Taoyuan District Prosecutors' Office for further investigation.

Write a Comment
CAPTCHA Code Image
Type in image code
Change the code
 Receive our promos
 Respond to this email
Subscribe  |   Advertise  |   RSS Feed  |   About Us  |   Career  |   Contact Us
Sitemap  |   Top Stories  |   Taiwan  |   China  |   Business  |   Asia  |   World  |   Sports  |   Life  |   Arts & Leisure  |   Health  |   Editorial  |   Commentary
Travel  |   Movies  |   TV Listings  |   Classifieds  |   Bookstore  |   Getting Around  |   Weather  |   Guide Post  |   Student Post  |   Terms of Use  |   Sitemap
  chinapost search