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Police in Jamaica say they have arrested suspected drugs lord Christopher "Dudus" Coke on the outskirts of the capital, Kingston.
Officials say he was detained at a roadblock accompanied by a Christian pastor, who said Mr Coke was going to the US embassy to hand himself in.
The Jamaican government wants to extradite Mr Coke to the US to face charges of drug and gun trafficking.
Attempts to capture him in May led to clashes in which scores of people died.
Mr Coke, 41, is accused of being the leader of the notorious Shower Posse, which US authorities say operates an international drugs and guns network.
The gang has also been blamed for numerous murders in Jamaica and the US.
Christopher "Dudus" Coke (file image) Christopher "Dudus" Coke is wanted in the US
Jamaican police commissioner Owen Ellington said in a statement that Mr Coke was arrested by policemen "acting on intelligence" who were manning a vehicle checkpoint along the Mandela Highway.
Mr Ellington said Mr Coke was being held in a secure facility and that "legal proceedings will commence immediately"
Anyway. Glad they got this guy. Now I hope it will give Jamaica chance to get on with things, and build up good and strong.