49-year old woman arrested in Athens international airport with 3,5 kg of cocaine

A 49-year old woman was arrested at Athens International Airport “Eleftherios Venizelos” accused of drug dealing.

Drug squad said that the suspect kept 3,565 grams of cocaine in three backsacks hidden inside her luggage.

Police said that the 49-year woman, that arrived from Sao Paolo via Zurich, is a member of a international drug dealing ring that smuggles cocaine from countries of Latin America to Europe.

The suspect was sent to Athens prosecutor.