Jizan, Feb 10, 2024, Border Guards on land patrols in Al-Ardah governorate, located in the Jazan region, successfully apprehended three Ethiopian nationals who were attempting to smuggle 44 kilograms of hashish. Following the arrest, initial legal procedures were swiftly carried out, and the confiscated contraband was promptly handed over to the appropriate authorities.
In response to this incident, security authorities urge citizens and residents to remain vigilant and report any pertinent information concerning drug smuggling or distribution activities. Individuals can relay such information to the General Directorate of Narcotics Control through several channels. These include dialing the emergency numbers 911 for the Makkah, Riyadh, and Eastern regions, and 999 for other regions, or sending an email to [email protected]. It is important to note that all communication and information provided are treated with the utmost confidentiality.
This call for cooperation underscores the commitment of law enforcement agencies to combat drug-related crimes and maintain public safety and security within the Kingdom.