Car crammed with drugs is seized before boarding Costa Blanca ferry for Spain’s Ibiza

Car Crammed With Drugs Intercepted Before Boarding Costa Blanca Ferry For Spain's Ibiza
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A CAR carrying drugs stashed in secret compartments has been seized by the Guardia Civil as it was going to board a ferry from Denia to Ibiza.

The 32-year-old driver from Valencia has been arrested and subsequently jailed by a Denia court.

Guardia officers removed over five kilos of cocaine, crystal meth, and marijuana destined for distribution on Ibiza.

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A check of car registration documents revealed that the vehicle was owned by a friend of the man.

Investigations are continuing to find out the origin of the drugs.

Officers carrying out a routine check of vehicles boarding the Ibiza ferry noticed a few modifications inside the car.

There was a hidden metal box inside its boot, which could be accessed from the centre arm rest of the back seat.

Once opened, they found various packages of vacuum packed drugs wrapped in a sports garment.


Alex Trelinski

Alex worked for 30 years for the BBC as a presenter, producer and manager. He covered a variety of areas specialising in sport, news and politics. After moving to the Costa Blanca over a decade ago, he edited a newspaper for 5 years and worked on local radio.

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