Nigerian National Arrested while Selling Cocaine in City
Mangaluru: The South Police arrested a Nigerian national while he was selling Cocaine near Noel Mathias Park Caprigudda, here on August 25.
The arrested has been identified as Emeka Clinton Obinna (36), from Nigerian.
According to police, Emeka was selling Cocaine near Noel Mathias Park at Caprigudda. Emeka had come on a Business Visa to India. After his visa expired, he was staying illegally and was dealing with drugs.
Emeka was bringing Cocaine from Goa and selling it in Mangaluru. Cocaine is a very expensive drug and he was targeting the rich youth and students for business.
On August 25, at around 9:55 am, Emeka was waiting for his customers near Noel Mathias Park . The South Police team led by Inspector Belliappa arrested Emeka and seized 4.05 Kgs of Cocaine worth Rs 2 lakh, Rs 39,000 cash and a Nokia mobile from his possession.
Under the able Guidance of Police commissioner Chandra Sekhar, DCP L&O Shantharaju, DCP Crime & Traffic Dr Sanjeev Patil and ACP Shruti, the operation was carried out by the Police inspector of South Police station Belliappa, Sub-inspector Mohammed Sheriff, ASI Krishna, Narayan Naik, Police constables Gangadhar, Dhananjay, Satyanarayan, Mohan, Purushotham, Pradeep Kumar Rai, Vinod, Siddarth Balyaya, Praveen Kumar Shetty, Sunil Kumar, Nutan Kumar, Chandrashekhar, Bhimappa Uppar, Anjanappa, Vishwanath, Sunitha, Manoj Kumar and Sunil Praveen Pereira.
While renting the house to people from other states or country, owners should inform the police, so that the illegal activities by such persons can be monitored.