MALATYA, Turkey 

Turkish security forces on Wednesday seized thousands of cannabis roots in the eastern Malatya province.

The local gendarmerie forces launched an operation in the Akcadag district and raided a house where cannabis roots had been learnt to be grown illegally.

Security units confiscated 3,200 roots of cannabis roots, two unlicensed rifles and over a hundred bullets.

Two suspects were arrested.

*Writing by Ali Murat Alhas

Copyright 2021 Anadolu Agency. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.