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Russian Tourist Could Face Death Penalty After Being Arrested with Over 500 grams of Hashish

Beritabali.com reports that a Russian national, Andrew Ayer (31), has been arrested by officers of the narcotics division of the Denpasar Police at the Sisha Café on Jalan Sunset Road No. 99 in Kuta on Tuesday, October 1, 2019.

Police found a substantial amount of hashish in the Russian’s possession weighing 521.11 grams – an amount sufficient to allow State Prosecutors to seek the death penalty against the Russian.

Police say Andrew Ayer, who is a long-time resident of Bali, was staying at the SIla Dhika Homestay on Jalan Pantai Berawa Number 41 in North Kuta.

Ayer was arrested based on reports from the Public that a tourist was dealing narcotics from a base at the Sisha Café. Police placed the location under tight surveillance before making their arrest. Police said the Russian tried to destroy a handphone in his possession during the arrest process.

Police have recovered the man’s phone together with the 521.11 grams of hashish, a handbag, and electronic scale, and variousdrug paraphernalia.

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