Mato Grosso, Brazil: Police Seize 400 kg of Drugs on Airplane from Bolivia

Posted on July 5, 2013 • Filed under: Bolivia, Brazil, Crime, Drug Activity, Police/Military Activity

On July 3, 2013 Globo reported that a Federal Police operation in Poconé, Mato Grosso confiscated 400 pounds of drugs on an airplane from Bolivia. The police intercepted the plane as drug traffickers were unloading the drugs. The police seized US $500,000 hidden in bag that was possibly used for to pay for the drugs. During the operation, two men were killed. Read Article

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