Two police officers arrested on drug dealing charges


Two Attica police officers have been suspended from the service following their arrest on Saturday, allowing with a civilian, on drug dealing charges. 

The arrests followed an investigation which revealed that the pair had been procuring quantities of cocaine, allegedly for their personal use as well as small-scale distribution.

Searches on the three suspects turned up quantities of cocaine and cannabis as well as precision scales. 

They were to face a prosecutor on Monday. Meanwhile the Greek Police has ordered an investigation into the two officers who will remain off duty for the duration of the probe.