In Prague at the airport detained a foreigner with 6.7 kg of hashish in the suitcase

© RIA Novosti / Leonid Sviridovskoe on Wenceslas square in Prague. Archival photoIn Prague at the airport detained a foreigner with 6.7 kg of hashish in the suitcase© RIA Novosti / Leonid Sviridov

Customs officers detained on Friday evening in Prague airport Vaclav Havel foreigner who tried in a suitcase with a false bottom to smuggle 6.7 kg of hashish, told journalists the representative of the customs Department of the airport in Prague Miskovsky.

«Tried to smuggle drugs in his suitcase 25-year-old foreigner who arrived on a flight Delhi – Dubai — Prague. Consignment of hashish weighing 6.75 pounds he hid in a secret compartment of the suitcase, it was discovered through x-rays when checking the Luggage of passengers,» — said Miskovsky, without specifying the nationality of the detainee.

According to Miskovsky, one gram of hashish sold in the Czech Republic for CZK 500 (about 21 dollars). Thus, the total price of the party discovered hashish is approximately 3.4 million kroons (142 thousand dollars). The detainee transferred to the staff of the National centre for combating drugs, which will conduct further investigations.

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