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Man arrested with MD worth 14.40 lakh from Mumbai’s Goregaon area

By Manish K Pathak, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON SEP 30, 2020 12:18 AM IST

The Mumbai crime branch arrested a 22-year-old drug peddler from Goregaon (East) on Monday and seized mephedrone worth 14.40 lakh from his possession.

The arrested accused Noor Mohammed Mehmood Khan is resident of Kurla (West).

Officers of the unit 10 acted on a tip-off about a person delivering drugs in Film City area. Police then laid a trap and nabbed Khan as soon as he came around 9:20pm on Monday. Police recovered 480 grams of mephedrone (MD) worth 14.40 lakh from him. Khan has several past cases of assault at Ghatkopar police station, said police inspector Vinay Ghorpade of the unit 10.

On September 27, unit 9 arrested a food delivery boy, Usman Ali Shaikh with 139grams of MD worth 5.5 lakh from Oshiwara area.

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