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At least four suspects were arrested early on Oct 9 after a four-hour-plus stand-off at a Woodlands flat following a drugs raid by the Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB).
The drama began at Block 686B, Woodlands Drive 73, before 8pm on Oct 8 when CNB officers raided the third-storey flat for suspected drug activities.
A CNB spokesman said in a statement earlier: "The occupants refused CNB officers' request to allow access into the unit and have barricaded themselves inside."
For safety reasons, the Singapore Civil Defence Force and the police were activated to support the CNB officers. The police then set up a cordon around the block.
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