Police have seized $8 million worth of heroin from a car at Mascot in Sydney's east.
Officers from the Gangs Squad followed a car from Brighton Le Sands to Mascot in Sydney's east yesterday afternoon.
They pulled the car over on Botany Road at 4:00pm (AEST) and searched it, finding 80 blocks of heroin weighing 28 kilograms.
The 23-year-old driver was arrested.
A short time later police also arrested a 28-year-old in Sydney's CBD over the haul.
Investigators later searched two units in the city centre and properties at Brighton Le Sands and Chippendale where they found several hundred thousand dollars in cash, laptops, scales and drug packaging material.
Both men have been charged with supplying a commercial quantity of a prohibited drug and possessing a prohibited drug.
They will face court today.
Sun Aug 1, 2010
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