KOTA KINABALU July 31, 2011: Police detained 17 foreigners, including a woman, after they tested positive for drugs during an operation at Kampung Bakau in Likas here yesterday.
ARRESTED: A section of those detained for drug abuse.
“They were all taken to the city police headquarters and after preliminary urine tests, 16 men and a woman tested positive for drugs,” he told reporters yesterday.
Sofi said five police officers and 44 personnel including Rela personnel were involved in the two-hour operation.
He said police would continue to carry out a similar operation from time to time and urged the public to cooperate with the police by providing valuable tips.