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Pa. man allegedly smuggled drugs in soup packets

By buseman · Jun 20, 2010 ·
  1. buseman
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Authorities have arrested a Pennsylvania man who allegedly tried to smuggle more than four pounds of cocaine through Dulles International Airport using powdered soup packets.

    Customs and Border Protection officers arrested Jose Acevedo, 41, after he arrived on board a flight from El Salvador on Thursday.

    Authorities say a customs dog identified Acevedo, of Carlisle, Pa., as carrying drugs. When authorities opened the soup packets the drugs were hidden in they found some still contained rice.

    It isn't the first time authorities at the airport have seen creative smugglers. Last year officers found heroin in juice boxes and cocaine in cooked chicken.

    June 19, 2010


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