Guatemalan Police Seize Heroin from France

By Dialogo
August 28, 2012

On August 23, the Guatemalan Police confiscated 100 kilos of liquid heroin which entered the country as a pharmaceuticals from France, according to the report from the Ministry of Interior.

The product was being stored in the capital’s Express Aéreo Customs, and was bound for a company in the San José Pinula municipality, about 12 miles east of the capital, detailed the press release.

The drug entered the country inside bottles and plastic cans that appeared to contain pharamaceutical drugs.

The official report indicated that, for the moment, no one has been arrested in connection to the illegal smuggle.