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Fish Ala Cocaine Stuffing Gets Jamaican Woman Arrested for Drug Trafficking

  1. Beenthere2Hippie
    MIAMI - US Customs and Border Protection officers at Miami International Airport say a smuggler tried to use fried fish to conceal more than two pounds of cocaine.

    Authorities say a 38-year-old woman arriving from Jamaica Saturday morning was carrying fried fish with her luggage.

    During an X-ray examination, officers say they noticed anomalies in some of the cooked fish. Officers said the bellies of some of the fish were sewn together and certain fish felt thicker than the rest.

    Authorities found 2.3 pounds of cocaine hidden inside the fish, which they seized. The woman has been arrested. Her name has not been released.

    The Jamaica Observer/June 16, 2015
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    Author Bio

    BT2H is a retired news editor and writer from the NYC area who, for health reasons, retired to a southern US state early, and where BT2H continues to write and to post drug-related news to DF.


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