Police smash gang who smuggled cocaine to UK

11th September 2007, Comments 0 comments

11 September 2007, MADRID -(AFP) - Spanish police said Tuesday they had busted a gang smuggling cocaine to Britain and arrested three Britons and a Colombian.

11 September 2007

MADRID -(AFP) - Spanish police said Tuesday they had busted a gang smuggling cocaine to Britain and arrested three Britons and a Colombian.

British police joined them in the operation, in which 200 kilogrammes (440 pounds) of cocaine bound for Britain were found hidden in a container of lemons meant for export, a statement said.

The smugglers operated from a bakery in a Madrid suburb.

[Copyright AFP with Expatica]

Subject: Spanish news

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