Two Brits arrested in £50m cocaine bust after 'smuggling drug into the UK' using private jet chartered from Colombia

Two Brits arrested in £50m cocaine bust after 'smuggling drug into the UK' using private jet chartered from Colombia
 

Five men have been arrested after half a tonne of cocaine worth more than £50 million was discovered in a private jet.
In what is believed to be one of the largest recent seizures of its kind, Border Force officers found around 500kg of the Class A drug after searching an aircraft that flew into the UK from Bogota in Colombia on Monday.
Two Britons, two Spaniards and an Italian were arrested on suspicion of importing Class A drugs after the twin-engined jet landed at Farnborough Airport in Hampshire.
The Border Force said that the drug was hidden in 15 suitcases that were found on board.... read more

 
30 January 2018 in World News, Views: 104
Source: Daily Record
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