Two fake policemen suspected to be drug smugglers has been arrested in Etsako East LGA of Edo State by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).
The culprits, Matthew Onumba and Ojukwwu Henry, disguised themselves as policemen, they were accosted by NDLEA while transporting 50 bags of Indian hemp, along Okpella-Okene road.
Mr. Buba Wakama, Commander of NDLEA Edo State said the suspects concealed the Indian hemp in a black Toyota Hiace bus, labeled with stickers and emblem of the Nigeria Police.
He also stated that the suspect were in a bus which had taken off from Uzebba, en route to Kaduna State, when it was intercepted during a search operation by officers of the agency. He also revealed that the suspected smugglers also attached a siren to the vehicle in other to escape security checks up by the police.