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Spain: Police arrest drug dealers disguised as delivery riders amid COVID quarantine01:35

Spain: Police arrest drug dealers disguised as delivery riders amid COVID quarantine

Spain, Valencia, Alicante
April 4, 2020 at 18:13 GMT -00:00 · Published

Police arrested three people in Alicante and Valencia on Saturday for attempting to deliver drugs to people at their homes while disguised as delivery drivers.

A man detained in Valencia was carrying around 900 grams of marijuana when he was stopped by police officers, while the detainees in Alicante had 57 grams of cocaine in their bags.

The detainees carried the drugs hidden in bags identical to those used by home delivery companies.

Both sets of arrests were carried out with use of a surveillance device deployed to ensure compliance with the measures decreed during the state of emergency.

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Police arrested three people in Alicante and Valencia on Saturday for attempting to deliver drugs to people at their homes while disguised as delivery drivers.

A man detained in Valencia was carrying around 900 grams of marijuana when he was stopped by police officers, while the detainees in Alicante had 57 grams of cocaine in their bags.

The detainees carried the drugs hidden in bags identical to those used by home delivery companies.

Both sets of arrests were carried out with use of a surveillance device deployed to ensure compliance with the measures decreed during the state of emergency.

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