Argentina: Dutch national detained attempting to leave country with 30,000 ecstasy tablets

Posted on August 26, 2012 • Filed under: Argentina, Crime, Drug Activity, Latin America Aviation, Police/Military Activity

Some 30,000 ecstasy tablets were seized on Thursday at Ezeiza International Airport by Customs personnel. The drug was hidden in the false bottom of a suitcase and a Dutchman stopped there because.
The Federal Administration of Public Revenue (AFIP), through Customs, carried out the operation and managed to kidnap a total of 29,802 pills were hidden in the false bottom of the bag and are valued at 3 million dollars. By court order, the owner of the luggage, he was arrested. This is a Dutch national passenger had arrived in the country without luggage fifteen days ago and had stayed in a hotel in the neighborhood of Almagro. Read Article

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