Santa Catarina, Brazil: Police Discover Ecstasy Drug Lab

Posted on August 9, 2013 • Filed under: Brazil, Crime, Drug Activity

On August 8, 2013 reported that an ecstasy lab was discovered in Lagoa da Conceição, Florianópolis, making Santa Catarina the focus point of synthetic drugs to Brazil. The police report that arresting a gang of students from the Federal University of Santa Catarina for 33,000 ecstasy tablets valued at R$1.6 million is an example of production and distribution in the state. Inside the laboratory, police confiscated ammunition, marijuana, as well as the passport of the gang leader who had a scheduled trip to Amsterdam. Read Article

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