Largest seizure of Amazon history of drugs is held in Lowland Careiro

A load 1,374 ton of drugs was arrested with a man 58 years in action of the Federal Police.
11/08/2016 10h43 - Updated 11/08/2016 15h19
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The largest seizure of the State of Amazonas history of drugs was held on the morning of Wednesday (10). A load 1,374 ton of drugs was arrested Lowland Careiro, municipality 25 kilometers from Manaus, with a man 58 years in action Enforcement Police Narcotic the Amazon (DRE/AM) Federal Police.

The drugs were found after anonymous tip. The drug was hidden under a canvas. Illegal material is valued at R $ 11,5 millions. According to information from the State Department of Public Safety (SSP-AM) arrest, alone, It represents 12,3% of the total seized throughout the year 2015.

A drug, which is of Colombian origin, It was hidden under a tarp and man, who had not revealed the name, would receive R $ 50 thousand to transport. The delegate Caio forward believes that the drug would be distributed to other states and also abroad.

The previous record was 800 kg, seized on 3 September 2015 In Manaus, Operating Executive Assistant Secretary for Intelligence (Seai) together with the Special Force Rescue Group and Assault (will) and the 9th District Integrated Police (DIP).

Source: AM POST Writing

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