Patra police arrest seven members of drug-dealing gang

Police officers from the narcotics squad in the western port of Patra have arrested seven suspected members of two drug-dealing rackets believed to have traded some 150 kilograms of cannabis in the broader region, a police statement said on Tuesday.

The police arrested the suspects – seven Greeks and one Albanian national – after months of surveillance.

The rackets made an estimated 180,000 euros in profits from the drug sales, according to police who are seeking another four suspected accomplices.

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Enter your information below to receive our weekly newsletters with the latest insights, opinion pieces and current events straight to your inbox.

By signing up you are agreeing to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.