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What would you do if the police knocked on your door in order to search your house and arrest the suspects?

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True, while responses may vary from person to person, there is evidence that others may try to conceal the evidence, if any, to prevent arrest.

In a recurring incident, investigators from the Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI) were shocked after a suspected drug dealer swallowed what celebrities believe are drug bags in Voi, Taita Taveta County, Wednesday afternoon .

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Detectives had raided the home of a suspect named Pauline Mugure after receiving information about the drug trade.

According to DCI, the 48-year-old quickly swallowed the bags as soon as detectives arrived to search his home, leaving police in shock.

The suspect was kindly received by Moi County Appeal in Voi for medical examination.

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However, further investigation into his house in the Maweni area led to the discovery of more bags containing the substance.

The woman is in police custody awaiting further action.

The coastal area is one of the areas in Kenya that has long documented a large number of drug use cases.

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A European Union-sponsored report revealed in 2018 that drug use in Kenya’s coastal communities was increasing as international traffickers used it as a means of transporting drugs from Afghanistan to the West, causing health and social problems.

Researcher Ciara Aucoin revealed that high unemployment among young people in the region made her vulnerable to drug abuse and crime.

“Such a combination of poverty, youth growth, and unemployment leads to this powder… in terms of drugs and violence,” Aucoin said.

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