08/17/2013 15:26 EDT | Updated 10/17/2013 05:12 EDT

Toronto police to extradite drug fugitive wanted in England

Toronto police have a man in custody who is accused of importing 150 kilograms of heroin into London's Heathrow Airport in 2010.

Police allege that Adnanul Jaigirdar, 37, also known as Amzad Chowdhry fled to Canada under an assumed name.

Toronto police arrested the man on Friday with the help of Interpol and London's Metropolitan Police Service.

He is currently in custody in Toronto, pending extradition proceedings.

The release doesn't say specifically where Jaigirdar is from.