Quito Airport: couple detained for failing to report $105,000 hidden in their luggage

Posted on March 28, 2013 • Filed under: Crime, Ecuador, Police/Military Activity, TRAVEL

Couple attempting to leave for Miami with 105,000 in hundred dollar bills hidden in their luggage
Extra.ec reported that on Tuesday afternoon, Diego Fernando O., 56, Villamar Fabricio alternate councilor, was arrested by the Narcotics Police and the Unit against Money Laundering in the Mariscal Sucre airport as he tried to travel to Miami with $ 104,490 hidden in your luggage. The money, which had not been declared, was distributed in the bag of his wife Maria Fernanda Ch and the official bag and shoes. However, they could not avoid the controls. Read Article

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