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Over 170 kg of marijuana seized in Turkey

Christian Fernsby ▼ | January 9, 2020
Turkish customs officers seized 177 kilograms (390 pounds) of marijuana during an anti-narcotics operation at the Greek border, the country’s Trade Ministry said today.
Authorities found the drugs in a truck
Drugs in Turkey   Authorities found the drugs in a truck
In a written statement, the ministry said authorities found the drugs in a truck entering from Greece at the Ipsala border gate in the northwestern Edirne province.

Topics: Marijuana Turkey

With the help of a sniffer dog, customs enforcement squads uncovered the contraband in 320 packages hidden in the vehicle, it added.

An investigation has been launched into the incident.