Imbabura Ecuador: 250 kilos of cocaine seized during routine operation

Posted on September 6, 2013 • Filed under: Crime, Drug Activity, Ecuador, Police/Military Activity

It’s been a month of the seizure of 249.3 kilos of cocaine, registered with Integrated Control Police, in Mascarilla, so that a new seizure with similar characteristics is made in this place. Imbabura Police explained that at approximately 21:30 on Wednesday, in the control mask and for a routine operation, located 240.9 kilos of cocaine, divided into 220 packages covered with packing tape. The drug was being transported in a truck and camouflaged in nine jute bags and various plastic drawers. Edmundo Merlo, northern regional commander Ecuador, indicated that the alkaloid allegedly entered the country from Colombia. Read Article

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