In Genoa arrested the largest consignment of heroin. In the seaport of Genoa, members of the Italian customs seized the largest consignment of drugs over the past 20 years the fight against smuggling.The announcement posted on the official website of Eurojust, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to UKRINFORM.
“Italian customs officers in the port of Genoa, Italy, seized 270 kilograms of heroin, which was hidden in a container arriving from Iran. This is the largest seizure of drugs in Genoa over the past 20 years”, – stated in the message.
Italian police moved quickly to track the movement of a small batch of these drugs is scheduled channels. Revealed that the drugs traveled through the borders of three States with final destination in the Netherlands.
The arrest was the result of a lengthy investigation, which was conducted by law enforcement authorities of five European countries and coordinated by Eurojust. The organization took on Italian Regional Directorate anti-mafia (District Antimafia Directorate) and the Central anti-drug Directorate of the Italian police.