Greek police seize 57kg heroin stash at Turkish border

February 2, 2009 04:26

Greek police said they have confiscated 57 kilograms of heroin found in a car at the country's main border crossing with Turkey. A drug-sniffing dog discovered the heroin in 100 packages in the car. Police arrested the car's 29-year-old Bulgarian driver and his 20-year-old girlfriend. A police statement said the couple told Greek customs officials Sunday they had been to Turkey and were traveling overland to France.

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