The Lagos State Police Command detained two suspects and seized items that were allegedly known as Indian hemp Along Lagos State’s Mushin-Isolo route.
This was announced by the police command on Monday via its Twitter account.
Operatives of the Aswani Division of the Lagos State Police police have intercepted substances thought to be Indian hemp along Mushin, Isolo road, the police tweeted along with images of the suspects.
“The interception occurred on Wednesday, July 12, 2023, at about 2356hrs during routine stop-and-search, leading to the arrest of Fidelis Otiga ‘m’ and Chukwuma Kennedy ‘m’ aged 49 and 50 respectively, in whose vehicle the drugs were found.
“The illicit drugs with a street value of Thirteen Million Naira (N13,000,000.00) were being conveyed in a Toyota Sienna car with registration number KJA 118 HV.
“The suspects and exhibit have since been transferred to the Command headquarters for further investigation and prosecution.