Mexico: Woman finds 280 thousand dollars worth of drugs in vacuum

Posted on July 18, 2012 • Filed under: Ciudad Juárez, Crime, Drug Activity, Mexico

A woman in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico was surprised to discover 280 thousand dollars worth of drugs inside a vacuum her children gave her as a gift. Two pounds of methamphetamine and 2.2 pounds of cocaine were hidden inside the machine. Police believe whoever put the drugs inside likely did so before it was shipped to Ciudad Juarez, La Patilla reports. The department store in which the vacuum was sold did not notice anything unusual about the packaging and did not unpack it. No suspects or arrests were reported. Read Article

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