Police in Migori have netted contraband bhang which locals believe belong to a local MP of the county. The cannabis, stacked in three sacks, has street value of sh 400,000 according to the police.
Migori county Administrative Police commander Mr.Peter WasiluÂ saidÂ the policeÂ were on patrol at 3amÂ when they met theÂ vehicle whichÂ was ferrying the bhang along Ogwedhi -Awendo highwayÂ and they managed
to seize the vehicle carrying the bhangÂ thoughÂ suspect who were inÂ the vehicle managed to escape.
The vehicle, number plate KBW 092O, which was being used to ferry the bhang has been expounded. It is believed the bhang originated from neighbouring Tanzania, where it is legal, to Kenya.