A notorious drug dealer was arrested by the Jigawa State Police Command at Gumel Local Government Area of the State.
The culprit was arrested and paraded on Saturday by the Jigawa State Police Command headquarters in Dutse, Jigawa State capital.
This was confirmed by the Public Relation Officer of the Command, Audu Jinjiri, during the parade of the suspect said the arrest.
According to him, the suspect was arrested in possession of four blocks of Indian hemp, small wraps of Indian hemp, cannabis, bottles of benelyn and liquid substance named ‘suck and die.’
The spokesperson said the suspect is being investigated and will be handed over to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) upon completion of the investigation.
“We are currently investigating. As soon as we are done, we are going to hand him over to NDLEA,” he said.
The suspect who spoke in local Hausa dialect said, he regrets his action and begged for pardon.
“I have made a mistake in engaging in this business. I used to be a tailor. If I am pardoned, I’ll not go back to selling drugs,” he said.