Police arrest physically challenged man for alleged drug dealing

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a physically challenged man (name withheld) for allegedly dealing in drugs.

The Command’s spokesperson, Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the arrest in a post on his verified X handle on Friday.

Hundeyin, a Superintendent of Police, said the suspect was arrested by the police after a tip-off from some members of the public.

He said: “The suspect was arrested by officers from Akinpelu Division, Oshodi, Lagos.

“Information was received from concerned Nigerians that he was a drug dealer.

“Upon his arrest, his bag was searched and found in his possession were weed suspected to be hemp and tramadol capsules.”

According to the Police Public Relations Officer, investigation is ongoing to apprehend his supplier and others in the supply chain.

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