Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollections

Sweet Haul of Heroin

December 04, 1987|Reuters

LONDON — British customs officials said Thursday that they have seized 44 pounds of heroin with an estimated street value of $3.6 million packed in boxes of sweet potatoes imported from Cyprus.

Three Turkish Cypriots were arrested in the haul, the largest in Britain since 1984, the officials said.

Advertisement
Los Angeles Times Articles
|
|
|