Hirunews Logo
Australia+Police+Seize+Meth+Worth+A%241bn+Hidden+In+Bras+Inserts
Monday, 15 February 2016 - 11:48
Australia Police Seize Meth Worth A$1bn Hidden In Bras Inserts
51

Shares
6,154

Views

A Chinese man and three Hong Kong nationals face life in prison after more than A$1bn ($700m; £500m) worth of methamphetamine was seized in Sydney.

Authorities said 720 litres (160 gallons) of liquid methamphetamine, much of it hidden inside gel bra inserts, was sent from Hong Kong.

Australian Justice Minister Michael Keenan said crime gangs had sought to profit from Australia's "lucrative ice market".

He said it was among the largest drug busts in the country's history.

"Ice" is a street name for methamphetamine in Australia, foreign media reports.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
376 Views
5,620 Views
4,092 Views
12,519 Views
20,715 Views
59,515 Views
Top