A haul of 800 rolls of bhang was Impounded in a dragnet laid by Homabay Police Officers on Tuesday.
The suspect of the contraband, identified as Kennedy Odhiambo Oyoo fled and is being traced to face the law.
Homabay County Commander Ms. Esther Seroney who commented blamed the county government negligence to fight off drug trafficking and possession.
The destination of the consignment could not be traced as it because during the sting operation conducted by a group of officers, story emerged that the suspect is a serial drug peddler.
The police officer is now appealing to the members of the public to help police with any suspicious information relating to the owner of the consignment.
"We have launched probes to catch up with the suspect who is still at large. We call upon the members of the public to assist police so as to arrest the culprit," Ms Esther said.
Thelatest development comes only few weeks when four drug traffickers were nabbed along the same road ferrying 235kg of marijuana worth Kshs 350,000.
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