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Colombian caught in Spain with cocaine under toupee

MADRID: A Colombian man was detained at Barcelona’s international airport after half a kilo of cocaine was found hidden under an over-sized toupee, Spanish police said on Tuesday (Jul 16). Arriving on a flight from Bogota, the man attracted police attention as he looked nervous and had a disproportionately large ...

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Dutch pair charged in Britain after cocaine haul seized from boat

FILE PHOTO LONDON: A pair of Dutch nationals appeared in a British court on Saturday (Jul 21) after authorities seized one of their largest-ever hauls of cocaine, aboard a yacht off the south-west coast. Maarten Peter Pieterse, 59, and Emile Adriaan Jeroen Schoemaker, 44, appeared via video-link at Bristol Magistrates’ ...

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Children as young as 12 held on suspicion of drug dealing

LONDON: Children as young as 12 have been arrested for dealing hard drugs such as heroin and crack cocaine, new figures have revealed. More than two thirds of UK police forces which responded to a freedom of information request said they had held under-16s on suspicion of selling class A ...

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Indian restaurant owner Syed Miah must repay £300,000

LONDON: The owners of an Indian restaurant in York made £300,000 through his cocaine, cannabis and Ecstasy sales, York Crown Court heard. Syed Juhel Miah may have to sell the building in Tanner Row where he ran his restaurant, The Mogul, and his home in Tennant Road, Acomb, as the ...

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