Skip to Content

Bali Village Official Arrested For Selling Drugs To His Residents

Share The Article

A village official of Dusun Tigaron Kangin in Kubu, Karangasem has been arrested for drug trafficking in his village.

karangasem fields

The Head of Karangasem Village Empowerment Office, I Gede Kaneka Setiawan, confirmed that the suspect, identified as I Putu Eri Ariawan, has been arrested for drug trafficking in Bali. He even sold drugs to his own residents.

The suspect has also been suspended from his job as a village official until further legal deliberation.

karangasem temple

“We have temporarily suspended him from his duty while we’re waiting for the final decision from the Judges at the court,” Setiawan said on Sunday (3/4).

Authorities from Karangasem Narcotics Investigation Bureau began their investigation after detaining a man named I Made Agus Saputra for possessing meth.

man arrest drugs

During the interrogation, Saputra admitted that he had received that illegal substance from Ariawan.

After further investigation, the police arrested Ariawan from his house on Monday (21/3) and detained him in a prison cell while waiting for his trial.

karangsem water palace

Remove All Ads & Unlock All Articles… Sign up for The Bali Sun Premium

Plan Your Bali Holiday:
Book The Best English Speaking Drivers For Airport Transfers & Tours
Choose From Thousands of Bali Hotels, Resorts, and Hostels with Free Cancellation On Most PropertiesBook Cheap Flights To Bali
Don’t Forget Travel Insurance That Covers Medical Expenses In Bali


For the latest Bali News & Debate Join our Facebook Community

SUBSCRIBE TO NEW POSTS

Enter your email address to subscribe to The Bali Sun’s latest breaking news, straight to your inbox.

Martina

Tuesday 5th of April 2022

On th other hand, is th govt being charged for pushing dangerous 'vaccines' (drugs far more dangerous than what this guy has in his hot little hand) on to uneducated and unknowing citizens who will ultimately become sick or go mental unaware that it was this awful mRNA vaccine that maimed and swollowed up their lives?

Wayan Bo

Tuesday 5th of April 2022

Some kinds of narcotics, like marijuana, should be legalized and sold legal in pharmacy’s.

Martina

Tuesday 5th of April 2022

@Wayan Bo, heard in th eighties marijuana was tested extensively on cancer patients and worked amazingly. Most were cured or experienced far less pain and hurt.