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Cocaine Smuggling

Cocaine Balloon Bursts In Pilot's Stomach: Cops

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 05.29.2014 | Weird News

The flight may have landed, but this suspect was just starting to get high. A Texas pilot booked himself a direct trip to the hospital when a ballo...

Passenger Had Cocaine-filled Meat

AP | Posted 04.07.2014 | Weird News

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a man arriving at John F. Kennedy International Airport attempted to bring in more than seven pounds of cocaine — ...

Smugglers Stashed Cocaine In Their Wigs: Officials

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

From breast implants to prosthetic rumps, smugglers have devised some innovative ways to try to traffic cocaine to Europe. In one of the latest att...

Young Women Interrogated For Alleged Drug Smuggling

AP | Posted 08.14.2013 | Latino Voices

LIMA, Peru -- Video has emerged showing two young women, one Irish and the other British, being nervously interrogated after their detention at Lima's...

Smugglers Hide Cocaine In Bananas.. Again

Posted 08.07.2013 | World

It seems the jig is up, drug smugglers. Yet another stash of cocaine, smuggled with bananas, has been discovered by authorities. This time, Ru...

HUGE Stash Of Cocaine Found In Banana Boxes

Posted 01.23.2014 | World

Opening some banana boxes from Colombia last week, staff at a supermarket in Aarhus, Denmark, got quite a surprise when they discovered a hefty drug s...

He Put The Cocaine WHERE?

Posted 03.23.2013 | World

Now that's some booty. A man dressed as a woman was arrested at an airport in southern Brazil last week for allegedly trying to smuggle cocaine in ...

A New Frontier in Terrorist Attacks?

Clara Beyler | Posted 03.06.2013 | World
Clara Beyler

Should we expect women with bomb implants to be the next evolutionary step in 21st-century terrorism?

Woman With Cocaine Breast Implants Arrested

AP | Posted 02.11.2013 | World

MADRID — Spanish authorities say they have arrested a Panamanian woman arriving at Barcelona airport with 1.38 kilograms (3 pounds) of cocaine c...

Bizarre Drug Bust

AP | Posted 06.12.2012 | World

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Jamaican authorities have seized 24 pounds of cocaine concealed inside the shell of an X-Box. The Jamaica Customs Department say...

Multimillion-Dollar Drug Ring Busted, DA Says

The Huffington Post | Simon McCormack | Posted 05.31.2012 | Crime

On Wednesday, Philadelphia District Attorney's Dangerous Drug Offenders Unit announced they broke up a multimillion-dollar drug ring that trafficked c...

Man Caught Trying To Smuggle 7 Pounds Of Cocaine In Wheelchair

AP | Posted 05.14.2012 | Crime

NOGALES, Ariz. -- Federal authorities say a Mexican man tried to smuggle more than 7 pounds of cocaine into Arizona by hiding it in his wheelchair's s...

Feds Break Up Big Cocaine Smuggling Ring, Arrest 28 People

AP | Posted 05.11.2012 | DC

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Federal authorities have arrested 28 people and charged them with participating in a cocaine-smuggling ring that brought millions o...

David Lohr

$40,000 Stash Of Cocaine Found In 82-Year-Old Woman's Car

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 05.10.2012 | Crime

An Idaho mechanic made an unexpected discovery while working on an elderly woman's car last week when he found a pound of cocaine hidden under the hoo...

LOOK: $200,000 Of Cocaine In Smuggler's Stomach

Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

A 20-year-old Irishman had a $200,000 lunch -- and now he might have to pay. Security personal at a Sao Paulo, Brazil airport on Monday detained a ...

Brazil Arrests Irish Man With Two Pound Of Cocaine In Belly

AP | Posted 11.16.2011 | World

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian federal police say an Irish man has been arrested with nearly two pounds of cocaine in his gut. Police identified th...

Cocaine Bust: Small Planes Smuggled 10 Tons Of Cocaine A Month

AP | By CESAR GARCIA | Posted 11.02.2011 | World

BOGOTA, Colombia -- In a joint U.S.-Colombian operation against a major trafficker, police arrested 30 people and seized 21 small planes that were fer...

Al-Qaeda Cocaine Smuggling Bust In Morocco Raises New Fears

Global Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

It seemed a monumental drug bust. Police captured almost three dozen Moroccans last month trying to move hundreds of pounds of cocaine through the cou...

Nigerian Smuggler Swallowed 123 Condoms Filled With Cocaine

Herald Sun | Ben Packham | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A NIGERIAN drugs smuggler has been arrested in Switzerland with 123 condoms stuffed with cocaine weighing 1.7 kilograms in his stomach, border guards ...

Chris Lewis, Cricket Star, "Carried Cocaine Into Britain Thinking It Was Fruit Juice"

Times Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Chris Lewis, the former England cricketer, smuggled cocaine into Britain thinking it was fruit juice, he told a court today. ...

British Cocaine Smugglers Sentenced To Feared Venezuelan Prison

Times Online | Hannah Strange | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A British couple arrested in Venezuela over an alleged cocaine smuggling attempt were tonight remanded into the feared San Antonio military penitentia...

Cocaine Smuggling To Europe Increasing From West Africa

AP | VERONIKA OLEKSYN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VIENNA — Cocaine smuggling to Europe is dramatically increasing through West Africa, posing a substantial threat to the stability of a region al...