Attica police swoop nets drug farmers, dealers


Greek police have arrested five foreign nationals in southeastern Attica on suspicion of cultivating hydroponic cannabis and dealing in drugs.

Officers said the arrests were made during coordinated raids in Saronida and Koropi on Tuesday morning.

The suspects are two Albanian men aged 25 and 29, two British men aged 30 and 33, and a British woman aged 26.

Police also seized 65 cannabis plants, equipment for cultivating hydroponic cannabis, one revolver and an unspecified amount of drugs.