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Cops Bust Billion-Dollar Californian Meth Shipment Bound for Australia

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Cops Bust Billion-Dollar Californian Meth Shipment Bound for Australia

Cops Bust Billion-Dollar Californian Meth Shipment Bound for Australia

Australian police have seized more than 1.7 tonnes of methylamphetamine and arrested six people allegedly connected to an “ice” smuggling operation.The haul was equal to “17 million drug deals” and had an estimated street value of $1.29 billion, police said.

Cocaine and heroin were also discovered.The drugs were seized in California on January 9 after they were discovered in an Australian-bound shipment of audio equipment.

The footage shows police opening the concealed drugs.On February 7 and 8, Australian police arrested a 31-year-old Keilor man and a 29-year-old Keilor woman, as well as a 52-year-old American man and 46-year-old American woman in Woodstock.“Hundreds of thousands” in cash was found as well as 6.5kg of ice.Further search warrants were conducted in Sydney on February 8, resulting in the arrest of two Australians and the seizure of 2kg cocaine.

Police will request their extradition to Melbourne.

Credit: Australian Federal Police via Storyful

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