Police raid in Lazarat enters its fourth day

Police raid in Lazarat enters its fourth day

Tirana, June 18, 2014/Independent Balkan News Agency

Police operation against narcotic plantations in Lazarat has entered its fourth day. During the night, there have only been a few sporadic shots, without causing any casualties.

Police officers continue to search the area in order to identify and destroy cannabis plantations. Last night, around 9:30 pm, gun shots started to come from the house of a resident of the village who was accompanied by 12 other people.

This house is located above the mosque of the village and as a result of the gun fire, police officers are not being allowed to approach to that part of the village. The house belongs to Altin Shurdhi and one of the members of his gang, Neni Cela is opening fire against police forces using a sniper gun. 15 police armored vehicles are expected to enter the village. /ibna/