Liberia To Burn $4 Million Worth Of Marijuana, Smuggled In Via Presidential Motorcade

The vehicle used in the operation is known as “Escort 1,” the jeep that normally leads the president’s convoy, Souh said.

LIBERIA: Liberia’s Drug Enforcement Agency has arrested the head of the presidential motorcade for allegedly using an official vehicle to smuggle 654 pounds of marijuana into Liberia from neighboring Sierra Leone, officials said Monday. The motorcade commander, Perry Dolo, was arrested over the weekend along with three other men after crossing from Sierra Leone via the Read the full article…

3,000 Pounds of Marijuana Found in Jalapeno Cans

Officers inspecting a tractor-trailer became suspicious of anomalies in its cargo. An officer drilled a hole in a can and found pot, seizing some 1,800 packages valued at $1.3 million.

CALIFORNIA: Marijuana smugglers must have thought they had a hot idea – packing pot into pepper cans. Customs and Border Protection officials say 3,000 pounds of marijuana were found packed into jalapeno cans Tuesday night at the Southern California-Mexico border crossing in Otay Mesa.