Anti-drug operation in Heraklion

Local police launched an anti-drug operation in the city of Heraklion in Crete.

During the operation several people have been arrested and are being questioned.

Among those arrested are said to be well-known businessmen from Crete who will be charged for drug trade and usury.

With “seat” the eastern suburbs (Kipoupoli Patelles), the supposed leaders” of the two criminal groups were able to establish an entire “network” with the participation of young people from Heraklion and Albania, emphasizing in the cocaine trade.

The bulky file includes a big number of people involved with the illegal activities of two criminal organizations, even more than 70 defendants with various offenses.

This case is extremely serious for Greek Police, with extensions that are expected to be revealed.