Adamawa: Police nab 4 drug dealers, seize 28 cartons of Pentazone

The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested four alleged drug dealers and seized 28 cartons of pentazone from them.

The arrest was made in Mubi, a principal commercial town in the northern part of Adamawa.

The State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Suleiman Nguroje, said in a statement released to newsmen on Wednesday that the Commissioner of Police Mohammed Barde deployed men of the CP’s monitoring unit who impounded a truck with hard drugs from Anambra State to Mubi.

“Investigation so far reveals that the drugs were concealed under heavy loads of building materials just to beat security checks and escape arrest,” the statement said.

It added that “the CP while evaluating critically the pattern of crimes shall make massive and well planned deployment of both human and other operational assets of the command to reinforce and consolidate on keeping Adamawa safe.

“The CP now directed for frequent night Operations which is aimed at preventing and dislodging bandits from their current operational spaces and denying them space to regroup in other parts of the State,” the police statement said.

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