Eight Brits arrested in Malaga as €681 million cocaine shipment is seized

Worth €681 million, the Class A drug load was seized in Galicia

LAST UPDATED: 5 Jan, 2016 @ 12:05

Guardia CivilEIGHT Brits have been arrested after three tonnes of cocaine was seized in Spain.

Worth €681 million, the Class A drug load was seized in Galicia.

The Brits, based in Malaga, are believed to have been purchasing the load.

Police claim the suspects belong to an ‘important group of drug traffickers based on the Costa del Sol’.

Further arrests of Dutch nationals took place after they allegedly smuggled the drugs into Spain from South America.


The Olive Press are not responsible and do not moderate individual comments before they are posted. Anyone who uses racist, sexist, homophobic or xenophobic language or hate speech will be blocked.
  1. Galicia – the gateway for charlie into Europe for ages. I used to walk past a massive house a cocaine jefe had built for him. He never had a problem from the Guardia ( I wonder why).
    Northern Galicia is a smuggler’s paradise, lots of little coves and rias – cocaine, expensive ego food that dissolves the septum.