Man swallows half million dollars of drugs

June 19, 2008 3:26:33 PM PDT
A Nigerian national faces drug trafficking charges in Raleigh.Police say doctors performed surgery to remove heroin from Ochunkwo Obguanu's body after he swallowed it.

Police say the drugs had a street value of about half million dollars.

Ogbuanu will be taken to jail after he's released from Wake Med.