Sunday, March 23, 2008

Brazil Seizes One Ton of Cocaine heading for Poland

Sao Paulo, Mar 21 (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian Federal Police confiscated on Saturday nearly one ton of cocaine and arrested three people in an operation in Itatiba, at 52 miles east of the City

The drug have entered Brazil hidden in import track's batteries and was being packed to continue traveling to Poland and Holland by containers.

During the seizure three persons were arrested who were in charged of taking care of the load: one Brazilian man and two Surinamese which names were not revealed.

Late on July the Federal Police seized 800 kilos of that drug in a fishing boat and on September another lot of 800 kilos in Riberao Preto at 195 miles north of that city.

Sao Paulo Military Police have confiscated another load, already packed for small doses distribution, during a search at Dianopolis street in San Paulo Eastern zone.