JAKARTA - Yesterday afternoon the Jakarta police and Jakarta harbor police have confiscated 410.000 ecstasy pills. The drugs are valued at some 41 billion Rupiah (3 million euro) and were confiscated from a Malaysian named Ong Seng Chye. The illegal goods were found in a rented house in Jalan Janur Elok Blok QG1, Kelapa Gading in North Jakarta. The arrest and confiscation followed after residents made reports to the police about this. There were reports that there were 500 ecstasy pills.
The police contacted the Anti Drugs Department after the reports and soon after that the police entered the house together with members of the anti-drugs brigade. There they discovered hundreds of thousands of ecstasy pills in plastic bags. Outside the 410.000 pills they also found other evidence like eight cellphones, cash money in Rupiah as well as Malaysian Ringgit. A scale and a silver Toyota Kijang with license plate B 8725 RN were also confiscated.