Over a half ton of drugs found in laboratory in Uyuni, Bolivia

Posted on August 15, 2012 • Filed under: Bolivia, Crime, Drug Activity, Police/Military Activity

446 kilos of cocaine and marijuana were found inside a drug laboratory in Uyuni, Bolivia, according to Radio Kollasuyo. The drugs were hidden inside seven bags. No suspects were taken into custody during the operation; however, officials do say that the discovery was a major blow to drug trafficking in the area. In the nearby Potosi area, several drug laboratories have been dismantled. The region is believed to be a bridge for trafficking from Peru to Argentina and Chile. Read Article

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