Woman fac­ing charges after heroin smug­gling at­tempt

StarMetro Vancouver - - CANADA & WORLD - Bren­nan Do­herty

CAL­GARY—A 38-year-old woman is fac­ing charges for al­legedly try­ing to smug­gle more than a kilo­gram of heroin through Cal­gary In­ter­na­tional Air­port. The woman had al­legedly swal­lowed heroin pel­lets be­fore pass­ing through se­cu­rity last month, the RCMP said in a state­ment on Wed­nes­day. She was also al­legedly car­ry­ing heroin hid­den in­side her suit­case. Po­lice said the amount of heroin seized on the woman worked out to around 13,500 in­di­vid­ual doses.

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