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Police arrest tourist for marijuana possession

Tuesday, December 25, 2012 - 00:33

Dec. 25 - Tourist arrested for possessing less than one gram of marijuana. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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A Japanese tourist was arrested in the resort island of Bali for having less than one gram of marijuana. Police say the 35 year old was arrested in a nightclub for having .72 grams of marijuana leaves and seeds in his possession. Police say the arrest was part of a sting operation covering entertainment and amusement facilities. The penalty for drug possession of five grams or less of marijuana is four to 12 years in prison.

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Police arrest tourist for marijuana possession

Tuesday, December 25, 2012 - 00:33