He was carrying a stick of cocaine in his backpack: arrested
State police arrested Nigerian citizen Elijah Blessing Ezeonunkwo born in Nigeria on 19 April 1986. Yesterday, personnel from the General Prevention and Public Rescue Office, during the usual control of the territory, noticed a non-EU citizen on board of a scooter, to be suspicious. These, in fact, at the sight of the operators tried to slip between the cars, turning into via Antonino di Sangiuliano, where, however, he was reached and stopped by the agents who, in the light of the nervousness shown by the foreigner, provided for a personal search.
Inside a pocket of the backpack, which the non-EU citizen carried on his shoulder, the operators found a stick of whitish substance that the subsequent toxicological tests found to be cocaine, for a total weight of 104 grams. The search was therefore also extended to the man's home, within which material was found …
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