14 tonnes of cocaine found hidden amongst bananas in Holland and Belgium

14 tonnes of cocaine has been found in boxes of bananas seized in Holland and Belgium. 

All of it originates from Colombia, 11 tonnes coming from Turbo, a port town in Antioquia.

A news report from local radio station Caracol, said that despite the practice being already quite common, there has been an increase in cocaine smuggled via banana shipments.

Cocaine has now been seized in banana shipments to Germany, Spain, Costa Rica and Ecuador.

Source: mixmag.net

Publication date: 10/26/2017

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