Dutch national arrested for concealed drugs at Iraklio airport

A 45-year-old Dutch national was arrested at Iraklio’s N. Kazantzakis airport on Thursday after attempting to board a plane with 196 narcotic pills concealed in his luggage. Police said that the drugs included methadone and benzodiazepine pills without the necessary medical prescription.

An investigation has been opened by the security police on the island, while the suspect has been led before an Iraklio public prosecutor.