Hong Kong Customs seizes suspected cocaineChristian Fernsby ▼ | September 20, 2020
On September 18, Hong Kong Custom seized about 1.1 kilograms of suspected cocaine at Hong Kong International Airport with an estimated market value of about $1.6 million.
Suspected cocaine Hong Kong Customs
Topics: Hong Kong cocaine
Investigation is ongoing.
Customs will continue to step up enforcement actions against drug trafficking activities through air cargo, postal parcel and express courier channels, as well as maintain close contact with Hongkong Post and the logistics industries, with a view to intercepting the inflow of drugs to Hong Kong.
Under the Dangerous Drugs Ordinance, trafficking in a dangerous drug is a serious offence. The maximum penalty upon conviction is a fine of $5 million and life imprisonment. ■