45 kilograms of cocaine seized by St. Louis Metro from abandoned parking garagePosted on February 9, 2014
St. Louis Metro Police seized 45 kilos of cocaine from an abandoned parking garage.
While officers were conducting surveillance, they noticed a possible drug transaction in a local parking lot. Officers then followed those subjects to a nearby parking garage. Officers then approached the subjects and searched their vehicle.
Police located the 45 kilos of cocaine, a handgun and $20,000 in cash. Officials estimated the cocaine to be worth $25,000 per kilo, totaling $1.125 million worth of cocaine.