Drug dealers arrested; 16kg of cocaine seized

Greek police dismantled a drug dealing ring that imported and distributed huge quantities of cocaine in Greece.

A 43-year old foreign national and two locals was arrested at the Athens district of Nea Halkidona on Saturday afternoon who had hidden in his car twenty packages containing a total of 16kg of cocaine.

The investigation revealed that the foreign national was one of the heads of a criminal organisation that imported cocaine who gave it two Greeks, both members of the gang to sell it.

In the suspects’ possession police found and confiscated 1,620 euros cash, three mobile phones and a car.