TECHNOLOGY

Mexican citizen arrested after smuggling 755 kg of meth in frozen cow hides to Australia


The 42-year-old Mexican sits behind bars after the police found a record 750kg of meth smuggled into Australia in frozen cowhides.

  • The 42-year-old Mexican citizen was charged with attempted importation
  • He is accused of smuggling record-breaking 755 kg of meth
  • The AFP and ABF carried out the seizure that arrived from Mexico on August 10

A Mexican was arrested after allegedly smuggling record-breaking 755 kg of methamphetamine in frozen cowhides to Australia.

The 42-year-old has been charged with attempted imports and is expected to stand before the Magistrates Courts in Melbourne on Thursday after the police issued two search warrants in St. Kilda on Wednesday.

The Australian federal police and border guards were most likely to seize Mexico on Australian soil when it arrived in Sydney on August 10.

A Mexican citizen was arrested after allegedly smuggling record-breaking 755 kg of methamphetamine to Australia in frozen cowhides

The AFP shared alarming photos of the attack, showing several frozen cowhides that were folded and packed in large bags

The AFP shared alarming photos of the attack, showing several frozen cowhides that were folded and packed in large bags

"A 42-year-old man was arrested this afternoon after the largest seizure of methamphetamine from Mexico on Australian soil," said an AFP statement.

& # 39; The joint investigation by the Australian Federal Police and the Australian border guards confiscated the 755 kg methamphetamine hidden in frozen cowhides when they arrived in Sydney.

"The man was arrested after two search warrants were executed in the St. Kilda suburb of Melbourne this afternoon."

Meth is a stimulant that speeds up the messages between the brain and body.

It can be small clear crystals that look like ice, or white or brownish crystalline powder.

The AFP shared photos of the seizure showing several frozen cowhides, folded and packed in large bags.

"The man was arrested after two search warrants were executed in the St. Kilda suburb of Melbourne this afternoon."

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