Woman arrested with bhang
13 May 2015, 16:45
Kirinyaga - Police in Baricho, Kirinyaga County have arrested a 20-year old woman with bhang worth thousands of shillings.
The suspect, identified as Margaret Wangu, was nabbed and taken to Baricho police post in Kirinyaga west sub-County.
Officers patrolling Gituya village arrested the suspect following a tip by members of the public, according to County deputy police commander, Charles Ontita.
Ontita said that the suspect was peddling bhang in a coffee plantation to her clients.
He said upon conducting a search, the officers found the bhang in the pocket of her jacket.
She was escorted to Baricho police station awaiting court trial.
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