In its continuous fight against the menace of drug trafficking and abuse in Katsina state, the Police Command had arrested a notorious Indian hemp dealer, Rabi’u Suleiman.
The spokesperson for the command, SP Isah Gambo, who confirmed the arrest on Tuesday, said the suspect was nabbed on December 15, based on a tip-off.
Suleiman, 37, of Angwan Waziri, Gangara village, Funtua Local Government Area the State was found in possession of 25kg of dried leaves reasonably suspected to be Indian hemp and 1400 pieces of Exol-5 Psychotropic drugs.
The suspect confessed to the commission of the offence. An investigation is ongoing.