Dulles Passenger Arrives with $125K Worth of Heroin in Stomach
Posted on Apr 09, 2011
A 45 year-old man arrived at Dulles Airport from Italy last month with almost 4 pounds of heroin pellets in his stomach. Customs officials believed he was acting suspiciously and seemed nervous, and he was carrying anti-diarrheal medicine. An x-ray revealed 88 pellets in his stomach that weighed 3.7 pounds. He was arrested and remains in custody.
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