45 kilos of cocaine seized at Miami International

45 kilos of cocaine seized at Miami International

On August 18, 2009 U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) special agents and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized more than 45 kilograms of cocaine. The seizure took place at around 10:00 p.m. while ICE agents and CBP officers were conducting enhanced enforcement operations at Miami International Airport (MIA) to interdict contraband and other threats to national security.  The inspection of air cargo by ICE and
CBP officers resulted in the discovery of two boxes containing 42 brick-shaped packages.  The packages were shipped from Venezuela and tested positive for cocaine. No arrests were made and the ICE continued to investigate this case

comments powered by Disqus