Cocaine found in bones of salted fish
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The cocaine was found concealed in the bones of salted fish (CANU photos)
The cocaine was found concealed in the bones of salted fish (CANU photos)

…on flight destined to Miami; six arrested

RANKS of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) have arrested six persons in connection with the discovery of cocaine hidden in the bones of salted fish on a flight at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), Timehri, East Bank Demerara, on Monday.

The cocaine was found concealed in the bones of salted fish (CANU photos)

A statement from CANU noted that the cocaine was found at a cargo shed at the CJIA for a flight destined for Miami, United States of America (USA). According to CANU, ranks discovered 280 pieces of plastic-wrapped, pencil- shaped parcels hidden in the bones of salted fish intended for export.

It weighed 3.304 kilograms (7 lbs). Six persons have been arrested in connection with the discovery.

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