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Heroin smuggling ring broken-up

National News // May 8, 2019

Police have broken up a massive heroin smuggling operation based in Albania after a year long investigation.

pixabay Heroin smuggling ring broken-up

Forces in Fribourg, Bern, Vaud and Geneva were all involved.

Dozens of kilos of the drug were seized, thought to be worth over a million francs.

14 people have been arrested – with two in Albania who have been extradited to Switzerland.

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