Drugs worth £2m seized at Dover Eastern Docks
The drugs haul was found
at Dover Eastern Docks
Cocaine and heroin worth more than £2million
have been seized at Dover's Eastern Docks.
Border Force officers
discovered around 13 kilos of cocaine and six kilos of
heroin when they intercepted a Slovenian-registered lorry. The
drugs were hidden within the load of mixed goods.
A 41-year-old Slovenian man has been bailed
while further investigations by Border Force are carried out.
Paul Morgan, Border Force director for
the south east and Europe, said: "Cocaine and heroin are vile
and destructive drugs, which ruin the lives of users and the wider
"Border Force officers are on constant alert
to keep illegal drugs and other banned substances out of the
Anyone with information about activity they suspect might be
linked to drug smuggling can phone 0800 595 000.
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