Spanish police seize half tonne of cocaine in fake fireplace bricks

A nationwide investigation in Spain led to the discovery of a large amount of cocaine and the arrests of 25 people

LAST UPDATED: 6 Apr, 2017 @ 10:50

cocaine-bricksSPANISH police revealed on Wednesday a discovery of half a tonne of cocaine. 

It came after a two-year investigation including 28 nationwide raids and resulted in the arrests of 25 people.

Police found the cocaine hidden in fake fireplace bricks by breaking open thousands in a warehouse.

It’s alleged an individual living in Colombia, Mexico and Spain is the leader of the drug ring responsible.


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  1. Jack, I was about to say the same thing, but not being nasty as Pablo held back like a true Brit would do. Mind you most of the drug dealers and smugglers are Spanish and with the help of a certain amount of corrupt police. What say you Pablo