Police said Sunday they have seized some 300kg of cocaine in a home in the northern Colombian port city of Cartagena.
According to a press release, policemen found the stash in 12 suitcases that were standing in an apartment in an up-scale neighborhood in Colombia’s most popular tourist destination on the Caribbean coast on Friday.
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The apartment where the drugs were found had been reinforced to protect traffickers and drug shipments from possible confrontations with the police or rival drug gangs.
No arrests were reported.