Sicilian arrested with 25kg of cannabis on way to Malta
A Sicilian man was arrested on Thursday by the Italian police after 25 kilogrammes of cannabis was discovered in a vehicle which he was bringing over to Malta via catamaran, Italian media reported.
The 55-year-old was stopped by the police as he was waiting to embark on the vessel. In the car, the police found the drug hidden in a false bottom beneath the seats, underneath the car doors upholstery and in the spare tyre.
He was arrested and the car with all its contents was seized by the police.