Officers of Customs and Excise NgurahRai International Airport, Bali, thwarted the smuggling of 2.5 kilograms shabu-shabu by an Indonesian citizen who had just arrived from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
“Our suspect was arrested on Saturday (9/3) around 12.30 pm as caught carrying shabu-shabu after we detected by X-ray on the suspect suitcase,” said the head of the Office of Monitoring and the Customs and Excise Service Ngurah Rai, I Made Wijaya.
He considered that the action ran by Junaidi bin Ali Kanino (30) is pretty neat because the officers had to check his suitcase a few times by using X-ray scanning. Shabu-shabu was found in the space at the bottom of the suitcase.
Officers suspect the suspect’s movement who works as a crew in Malaysia while he was in international passenger arrivals terminal NgurahRai Airport a few minutes after stepping off the plane of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH-715.
When checking the suitcase that belongs to the man born in Balikpapan, East Kalimantan, officers found two packages of the banned goods.
For the purpose of further investigation, the passport holders numbered S619723 RI was secured with shabu-shabu worth more than $ 5 billion in the Customs and Excise office NgurahRai International Airport.
For the offense, offender charged under Article 113 Paragraph (2) of Regulation No. 35 Year 2009 on Narcotics, under penalty of death or imprisonment for a minimum of five years or a maximum of 20 years.