A 57-year-old woman and her son were led before a public prosecutor on Wednesday on charges of drug dealing.
The two were arrested with 3.05 kilos of heroin in their possession on Tuesday afternoon by Attica drugs squad officers in the Athens suburb of Pefki. The woman described herself as a "home-maker" and her 21-year-old son is a student at a vocational training school. Also confiscated by police was the sum of 410 euro and two cell phones that the pair had on them at the time of their arrest.
Police were tipped-off about the 'family' drug business and found tracked down the two suspects after a search lasting several days.