The Anti Narcotics Cell (ANC) of the Mumbai Police arrested two persons of African descent on Wednesday while seizing high quality mephedrone worth Rs 2.8 crore from them.
The police alleged that one of the accused, Michael Chukwuma (34), also has a murder case registered against him. Chukwuma and the other accused, Ozolwesiri Okechukwu (46), were residing in Navi Mumbai.
An officer said that Bandra ANC officers spotted the two accused at Mankhurd. Suspecting that they were carrying narcotics, they were searched and the officers team found over 1 kg of mephedrone worth Rs 2.8 crore in the international market on them.