Kosovo police seize record cocaine shipment, arrest 7

0
9

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo authorities say police seized a record 400 kilograms (880 pounds) of cocaine that originated in Brazil, and arrested seven people suspected of drug trafficking offenses. Kosovo police said Tuesday that in a joint operation with Albanian and Italian police on Monday, officers raided a truck transporting imported meat from Brazil that had passed previously through Italian and Albanian ports. The cocaine, which was valued at 20 million euros ($24 million), was found among the meat packages of a truck stopping in Lipjan town, close to the capital Pristina. Police said that it was a record cocaine seizure for Kosovo.

The post Kosovo police seize record cocaine shipment, arrest 7 appeared first on WEEK.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here