Guayaquil, Ecuador: Police Seize Over 4 Tons of Cocaine Destined for Europe

Posted on August 30, 2013 • Filed under: Crime, Drug Activity, Ecuador, Police/Military Activity

From on August 29, 2013- Ecuadorian Narcotics Police seized more than four tons of cocaine in the city of Guayaquil making this the second largest drug seizure in Ecuador for 2013. The drugs were destined for the Belgian city of Antwerp. In addition to the drug seizure, authorities arrested five Ecuadorians. The seized drugs amounted to around 300 million doses and their street value in Europe would be about 275 million dollars, where an average kilo of cocaine sells for $50,000. Read Article

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