Cocaine-soaked grain disguised as frozen corn flakes confiscated by federal authorities in Cincinnati, Ohio
CINCINNATI, Ohio – A US Customs drug dog alerted authorities to a shipment of breakfast cereal frozen with cocaine instead of sugar.
Federal authorities seized 44 pounds. cocaine disguised as sugar on frozen cornflakes in Cincinnati last Saturday.
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U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said it had a street value of $ 2.8 million.
The shipment originated in Peru and was en route to a private residence in Hong Kong before it was seized by US authorities.
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Richard Gillespie, Cincinnati Port Director, said smugglers will hide narcotics in almost anything these days. Report a correction or typo