Park Logisitics - Creating Supply Chain Solutions

Park Logistics - Creating supply Chain Solutions

Creating Supply Chain Solutions
Warehousing - Distribution - Fulfilment - Co-Pack

Phone: 0115 940 3332

Email : sales@parklog.co.uk


Lorry arrives from France concealing £85m of cocaine

  • 16 March 2012
  • By Hayley Pink

A lorry concealing cocaine with a street value of £8.5m was apprehended by the UK Border Agency at Portsmouth last week (7 March).

Arriving from St Malo, France, on a roll-on, roll-off service, officials discovered 85kg of drugs hidden on board the truck.

A 42-year-old man from Worcestershire has been arrested in connection with seizure and bailed until 10 July.

Andy Lumb, border force assistant director at Portsmouth, says: “As this detection shows, our officers are on constant alert, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to keep class A drugs and other banned substances out of the UK.”

‘);
}
//]]


Article source: http://www.commercialmotor.com:80/latest-news/lorry-arrives-from-france-concealing-%C2%A385m-of-cocaine