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Officers of the 35 Artillery Brigade , Alamala of the Nigerian Army has arrested the wife of a drug kingpin and two others in the Ijebu Ode area of the State.
The two others were said to be working for the peddler.
The kingpin was said to have absconded during the arrest and not yet found as at the time of filing this report.
The acting Officer commanding , Captain Gabriel Onyebuchi while addressing newsmen at Alamala Barracks Abeokuta, the State capital said that during the raid they also siezed cannabis weighing 3.5kg, cocaine and other hard drugs.
He stated that they were arrested by the troops in Ijebu-Ode adding that seeing the troops, some of the victims ran away and they were able to apprehend two boys and a woman .
His words, “After the arrest, they went round the house and these hard drugs were discovered .
“We have cocaine and other hard drugs here . We have handed the victim over to the exhibit Officer Bulus Dung, NDLEA so that they can go ahead and prosecute them ” he said.