In its steady effort to rid the state of illicit medication and banned substances, the operatives of Lagos State Police Command, connected to Maroko Division, on Sunday, September 16th, at about 1200hrs, whereas on routine anti crime patrol, intercepted a Volks Wagen Gulf saloon automobile, pink color, with registration quantity KJA 377 EY.
When the automobile was searched, seven bags of weeds suspected to be Indian hemp (Hashish marijuana), rigorously hidden to keep away from being seized by safety operatives, have been recovered from the 2 occupants, particularly, Tajudeen Amanda, 60 years and Rasheed Kehinde, 31 years.
The suspects who have been arrested by the workforce at Ghetto waterside, Marwa, Lekki Section one, are at the moment present process interrogation at Maroko Police station. Each males have confessed to the crime stating that the weeds believed to be Indian hemp are meant for customers within the state, primarily youths.
The Command Commissioner of Police, CP Edgal Imohimi, advises these dealing in illicit medication and banned substances to have a change of coronary heart as their quest for cash is adversely affecting the healthful growth of our youths. He warns that the Command will probably be unrelenting in arresting drug sellers and customers within the state.