Police yesterday intercepted another fuel tanker transporting approximately 135 bales of bhang from Ethiopia.
Directorate of Criminal Investigations Officers say the narcotics were inside the fuel tanker.
The officers say the lorry had been trailed for hundreds of kilometers before it was intercepted within Pipeline area .
“The Petroleum Tanker had been trailed for hundreds of kilometers before it was intercepted within Pipeline area by @DCI_Kenya Detectives. Detectives had to call a welder to cut open the Petroleum Tanker (which was completely welded) to expose the stuffed bales of Narcotics inside.”
Police are holding 27-Year-Old Hassan Ali, the driver of the lorry as investigations continue.
This is the second such case in two weeks when another fuel tanker was intercepted in Kasarani area carrying similar drugs.