19 lbs of opium smuggled in shipment from Turkey

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May 3, 2010 11:31

 
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Policeseized 19 pounds of opium smuggled in a shipment of paintings from Turkey on Monday.

The shipment was intended for the owner of a fabric store in south Tel Aviv,. The man is suspected to be involved in drug trafficking. Drugs and large sums of money were found in his house.

The suspect was arrested and taken in for questioning.

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