Phnom Penh (FN), Feb. 17 – Phnom Penh authority airport in collaboration with anti drug police arrested a Japanese man in Cambodia; confiscated nearly two kilograms of methamphetamine.

Lim Sambath, head of Customs and Excise Office at Phnom Penh International Airport said on Monday that the operation was conducted at round 10 pm on Saturday.

Nonaka Shunichi, 72, was arrested after he was found carrying 1.7 kilograms of methamphetamine.

The suspect was planning to take flight from Phnom Penh to Japan via Seoul.

The suspect is detained, awaiting further legal procedures.