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Ivorian woman arrested at Mombasa airport with Sh10m heroin

By Cyrus Ombati | Published Sat, January 7th 2017 at 10:48, Updated January 7th 2017 at 10:51 GMT +3
Exhibits from the catch

An Ivorian woman was Saturday morning arrested at the Moi International Airport, Mombasa while carrying heroin valued at more than Sh10 million.

Danho Bertille, 28 was headed for Abdijan through JKIA when her luggage was found with the drugs. It's not clear where she got the drugs but it's an indication the source is in Mombasa.

Danho Bertille

Police are interrogating the woman to know the source and those involved. Cases of drug trafficking have been on the rise in the area with few arrests.

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