4.17.2019

Nigerian Footballer arrested with Crystal Meth in India


Delhi cops has nabbed a Nigerian footballer and drug smuggler living with expired Visa during a midnight raid. He was arrested with 10 grams of Crystal meth and also 18 gram of cocaine was recovered from his house.

DCP (northeast) Atul Kumar Thakur said on Sunday, April 14, that they were tipped off about Ikenna, who has been residing in India without a visa since 2013 and had entered the country initially as a professional football player.

A team led by ACP Gokulpuri Anuj Kumar nabbed him while he was on his way to a party where he was about to sell the contraband. Later, when the officers reached his house, they found more drugs.

Ikenna told the cops he was the third person in the chain of suppliers and his source is in Mumbai. He also revealed that he came to Indian to make a career as a professional footballer and when his football career stubbled, then he came in contact with smugglers.

The group was primarily supplying to college students in various Universities across Delhi-NCR. Ikenna would go to parties and music events where he get his customers. The Cops said he would only give the drugs to his trusted customers. To further ensure their cover, the gang contacted their customers through fake social media handles where they updated them about the fresh consignment. The investigating teams are further probing other members of the racket.

Share this

0 Comment to "Nigerian Footballer arrested with Crystal Meth in India"

Post a Comment



Have a story to tell, or images to share on a breaking news in Nigeria or beyond? Send them to QuickGister via Whatsapp (07036090909)