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16th July, 2019

Serb caught with Ft 40mn in drugs and weapons

Police announced the capture in Budapest of a Serbian man with Ft 40 million worth of drugs and weapons.

When police stopped the 21-year-old’s car at the intersection of Kőbányai út and Hungária körút in the Tenth District, they found more than 15 kilograms of marijuana, as well as a weapon and ammunition.

Police have initiated procedures on suspicion of drug trafficking, and misuse of weapons and ammunition.

A court ordered that the suspect be held in police custody.

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