He pointed out that the last defendant, Risma Ismayanti, was sentenced to five years behind bars on money laundering charges.
The police received the tip on the drug smuggling operation in June 2020, after they carried out a previous drug bust in Banten province. Investigators noted at the syndicate smuggled the crystal meth from their base in Pelabuhan Ratu, Sukabumi through land and sea routes.
Narcotics police uncovered the 402 kilogram crystal meth cache at a villa in Sukabumi.
(Editor: Aprillia Ika)