Drug smugglers tried to hide £10,000,000 worth of cannabis under rabbit hay
Two men who smuggled more than £10 million worth of cannabis into the UK by hiding it in rabbit hay have been jailed.
Mark Owens, 58, and Paul Seabrook, 52, were jailed for nine years and six months, and nine years, respectively after their drug supply conspiracy was uncovered by police.
Officers had stopped the men in their lorry on the Dartford Crossing on May 12, 2016, at around 9am.
After searching their vehicle using Sonny the sniffer dog they found a metric ton of cannabis that had been concealed under boxes of rabbit hay to hide the smell.
The drugs, which originated from Holland,... read more
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