Two arrested as cocaine worth Ksh.11M nabbed in Kisauni


Two arrested as cocaine worth Ksh.11M nabbed in Kisauni

Police on Saturday nabbed three kilograms of cocaine worth over Ksh.11 million at a private residence in Kisauni, Mombasa County.

According to the Directorate of Criminal Investigations, the drugs were nabbed in a multi agency operation, following a tip off from members of the public.

Two suspects, Juma Suleiman (47) and Bashur Omar (59) were also arrested during the raid.

The cocaine had been hidden in a suitcase.

“Following intelligence, detectives recovered a suitcase from the residence of the accused persons containing assorted clothings.

“Upon further search they discovered false bottoms on the sides of the suitcase containing a whitish substance that tested positive for cocaine,” said the DCI.

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