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552 kilograms of cocaine hidden in bags of banana pulp sent from Brazil: Police

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A 68-year-old man has been charged after he was allegedly caught attempting to import more than 550 kilograms of cocaine hidden in bags of banana pulp sent from Brazil.It comes as a separate investigation intercepted 117 kilograms of methamphetamine hidden in a shipment of latex gloves from the US.
Operation Stalwart, which focused on the South American arrival, began last month after federal authorities were tipped off to the suspicious consignment by the United States office of Homeland Secur…

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