Australian Police Seize Record $60Mln Batch Of MDMA Powder
Muhammad Irfan 8 days ago Wed 14th August 2019 | 11:00 AM
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 14th August, 2019) Queensland police have seized one of the largest batches of the MDMA powder in Australian history worth 90 million Australian Dollars ($60 million), the police said in a statement on Wednesday.
"The Queensland Police Service has led a major multi-agency investigation into an international organised crime syndicate linked to the distribution of large quantities of high purity drugs. Following a complex investigation police have seized 766kg of MDMA powder in one of Queensland and Australia's most significant drug seizures .
.. This has a conservative value of $90 million," the statement said.
At least six people, including four UK nationals. were arrested during the operation and charged with drug possession and drug supply.