British man arrested in Indonesia on drug charges

A British man, believed to working as a teacher in the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, has been arrested on drug charges. Local reports suggest he was caught in possession of Hashish, which can lead to a 20 year jail sentence.

A spokesman for the British Embassy in Indonesia told ITV News:

We are aware of an arrest of a British national in Jakarta and have offered consular assistance.

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