The police of PZ Brakel recently launched an investigation after vehicles with French number plates were regularly spotted in the vicinity of Nukerke.
The drivers always had a short contact with a person from the area.
On 27/07/2022, the local police, assisted by the intervention and neighborhood work service, were able to intercept such a vehicle with a French number plate and two people of French nationality, together with a person of Belgian nationality from the area.
When the vehicle and the persons were checked, quantities of heroin, cocaine and cannabis were found, as well as a sum of money.
The two French nationals were brought before an investigating judge in Oudenaarde on 28/07/2022. Both persons were arrested for violations of the Drug Act. They are due to appear before the council chamber in Oudenaarde on Tuesday 2/8, which will decide on their further arrest.