Ex-Police officer and his friend arrested for transporting weed in Nigeria.
In Plateau State, troops from Operation SAFE HAVEN (OPSH) apprehended a retired police officer and his partner.
The police found 320 blocks of cannabis which was concealed in a Toyota Camry with registration number Abuja ABC 214 HV, Major Ishaku Takwa, Military Information Officer said.
In a statement on Sunday, Takwa named the suspects as Patrick Kalu, a retired police officer, 60; and Friday Kalu, 40.
‘Items recovered from the suspects include 320 blocks of substance suspected to be cannabis, a Toyota Camry car with registration Number Abuja, ABC 214 HV, a police identity card, 2 Nokia phones and two wallets containing Sixteen Thousand One Hundred naira and another containing Two Thousand Nine Hundred and Forty Naira only,’ Officer Takwa stated.
‘The suspects and items recovered have been handed over to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Plateau State command for further investigation.’