On 31st March the Centre of Criminal Investigation GNR Silves conducted an anti-crime operation by executing a search warrant at a residence located house in the city Portimão.

The operation, which arose following an investigation into a crime of theft that occurred about a week ago and resulted in the arrest of a Portuguese citizen, 22 years, resident in Lagos, indicted for the crime of drug trafficking.

During the search 122 single doses of hashish, a greenhouse for growing cannabis, (comprising potted plants), an infrared lamp and a fan, were seized. Also seized were a camcorder, two mobile phones, an iphone, 20 clocks , two video game consoles, 4 melee weapons ( knives ), one  round of 7.62 calibre ammunition, a precision scale and a mill for grinding the narcotics.

The detainee, who has a criminal record for the crime of theft, will appear in the Judicial District Court of Portimão.