Two men, aged 22 and 23, were arrested by the PSP’s Lisbon Metropolitan Command, on Tuesday, in the Parish of Parque das Nações, for being suspected of the crime of drug trafficking.
According to a statement sent by the authority to newsrooms, “in the course of a publicity action, it was possible to verify at the entrance of a lot as a space used for the practice of drug consumption and traffic, a set of information, so that decided to carry out an approximation in order to confirm the presented scenario”.
After approaching the said lot, the agents realized that the suspects were selling “drug drugs directly to the consumer”.
In his possession, 35.3 doses of narcotic drug suspected of being heroic were specified; 111.45 doses of a drug suspected of being cocaine and 568.9 doses of a drug suspected of being hashish.
In addition, around 2,100 euros in cash were also seized – mostly divided into 20 and 10 euros notes, “commonly associated with the purchase of individual portions of narcotic drugs”, explains the authority.
The detainees already had a criminal record, related to crimes of this nature, and, after the first judicial interrogation, they were applied to the measure of coercion of daily presentations.