Two locals alleged to be among the leaders of a drug-dealing ring were arrested early Wednesday in the area of Malgara, Thessaloniki.

The suspects, a 42-year-old man and a 26-year-old woman were driving a vehicle on the Thessaloniki-Athens motorway when they were stopped. A search in the car with the assistance of a sniffer dog revealed a package containing 520 grams of heroin and a package with 10 grams of cocaine.

Police confiscated the drugs, two cellphones, 200 euros cash deriving from their illegal activities and the vehicle.