Woman arrested with six kilograms of bhang
07 October 2015, 20:42
Nairobi - Police in Mathioya constituency, Murang’a County, have arrested a woman in possession of six kilograms of bhang at Nyakianga village.
The haul was packaged as second-hand clothes and hidden at a tea plantation.
Mathioya Sub-County deputy county commissioner, Charles Laboso said cases of bhang abuse have increased in the area following an intensive crackdown of illicit brews.
He noted that those who were initially trading in illicit alcohol have resorted to bhang and other drugs.
He, however, said police have launched an exercise of nabbing all drug peddlers in the area.
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