Bali Customs Intercept Three Cargo Packets Containing Methamphetamines
The State News Agency Antara reports that the Customs and Excise Department at Bali’s airport have thwarted an attempt to smuggle methamphetamines via air cargo. Custom’s officials confiscated three packets sent from overseas via cargo packers on September 28 and 30, 2014.
The September 28th packet was sent from China and addressed to a Putu Yoga on Jalan Gunung Sari Gang Griya Dad No. 29 in Denpasar. The first shipment containing 50 waist packs concealing 548 grams of methamphetamines. The concealed drugs were revealed by x-ray examination done at the airport.
Officials later determined that the narcotics were shipped by Putu Yoga from China and self-addressed to his residence in Bali. A second shipment of waist packets sent to another address contained an additional 586 grams of methamphetamines. A third cargo shipment sent from America arrived on October 2, 2014 addressed to Marten Afrianto in Mataram, West Nusa Tenggara.
That shipment containing PlayStation 3 devices also carried 44 grams of methamphetamines. Bali police are now seeking more information for all three shipments sent to addresses that are unoccupied residences.
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