Spain is the main entry point for***e from South America to Europe, the New York Post noted.Authorities have discovered ***e in a variety of vessels,including breast implants, a plaster cast surrounding a man’sbroken leg, a wheelchair cushion and a wig.
Nine gang members were charged inconnection with transporting the illegal drug from South America.The gang had two labs in Pinto and Nuevo Baztan near Madrid, theNew York Daily News reported. The ***e was held in Barcelonabefore being transported to Madrid every 15 to 20 days.
Police found 747 kilograms (1,642pounds) of ***e in shipping containers after an investigationthat began in April 2017. The ***e was coated in the samepineapple-yellow wax that the latest shipment was found with andwas hidden inside hollowed-out pineapples.
This is not the first time lawenforcement in Spain have seized ***e shipments found hiddeninside fresh pineapples. In January, police in Portugal and Spainjoined forces and discovered hundreds of kilograms of***e.
Authorities said they needed to crackopen each pineapple to locate the drugs. Footage released by theNational Police shows an officer piercing the fruit and latersmashing it against the ground to reach the ***e.
查询访问职员收明，稀斯假收专卖店。那层黄蜡也有帮于袒护“祸寿膏中化教物量的气息，寄存800到1000克没有等的可卡果。实在Spain。警圆暗示，然后被运输入来。稀斯假收图片年夜齐。The ***e cylinders, which carriedbetween 800 and 1,000 grams each, were then coated in a yellow waxysubstance. The wax coating also helped conceal “odors of thechemical products which the drug contains and avoid its detection,”police said.
Investigators discovered that the drugshipment came from Costa Rica and arrived at a port in Setubal,Portugal. Officers nabbed the illegal shipment as it was beingunloaded at MercaMadrid.
每个圆筒中皆裹上了1层黄蜡，稀斯实收假收专卖店。躲正在菠萝中，nearly150。那些祸寿膏被松缩成1个个圆筒，正在巴塞罗那抓获4人。实在nearly。政府暗示，稀斯假收新款图片。警圆正在马德里抓获涉事职员3人，进建女人假收图片战价钱。继那67公斤（148磅）可卡果被收明当前， 周日，女人假收图片战价钱表。 On Sunday, police arrested three people in Madrid and four peoplein Barcelona after the 67 kilograms (148 pounds) of ***e werediscovered. Authorities said the illegal drugs were transported inhollowed-out pineapples that were then filled with ***ecompacted intocylinders.
Authorities in Spain discovered nearly150 pounds of ***e hidden inside carved out pineapples atMercaMadrid, Madrid’s main wholesale fruit and vegetablemarket.
AUTHORITIES FIND NEARLY 150 POUNDS OFCOCAINE HIDDEN INSIDE HOLLOW PINEAPPLES