Dismantled a criminal organization that introduced cocaine into Spain inside “pregnant” pineapples
The shipments of this fruit came from Costa Rica and a Cantabrian company acted as an intermediary with the leaders of the organization.
In a shipment of 22 tons of pineapples they hid 8 pineapples that contained 16 kilos of cocaine inside
Agents of the Civil Guard, National Police and officials of the Tax Agency have developed the operation "Fresa-M", in which 5 people have been arrested as alleged members of a criminal organization dedicated to the trafficking of cocaine hidden inside pineapples and 16 kilos of cocaine intervened.
The agents intervened in the Port of Algeciras a shipment of 22 tons of pineapples from Costa Rica, where, after a careful inspection, 16 "pregnant" pineapples were found, which contained 8 kilos of cocaine.