Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday charged a 34-year-old man over the trafficking of nearly 800 grams of methamphetamine in Phnom Penh.
Major Sok Sarith, an officer with the anti-drug department at the Interior Ministry, yesterday identified the accused as Manh Chantha, from Sen Sok district. Mr Chantha has been charged with possession and trafficking of narcotics, a crime that could see him imprisoned for up to 30 years.
The accused was arrested on Thursday at his home in Kraing Thnuong village on the outskirts of the capital, Maj Sarith said.
Police are now searching for other possible suspects, Maj Sarith added.
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