Romanian dad 'took a chance' by smuggling £1.7m of cocaine into Hull

Mihai Ciceu thought no one would notice the 21kg of cocaine in his timber lorry

A Romanian lorry driver "who took a chance" and was caught red-handed importing £1.7m worth of cocaine into the port of Hull has been jailed for over eight years.

Border Force officers uncovered 21kg of the Class A drug hidden under a load of timber on the back of a lorry that had arrived off the ferry from Zeebrugge, Belgium.

The driver, Mihai Ciceu, 34, appeared at Hull Crown Court...
source: Hull Daily Mail

2020-02-21 20:17
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