Drugs Smuggling Attempt Fails, Speedboat Seized in Vlora
Albanian Daily News
Published February 12, 2018
A speedboat loaded with a yet unspecified quantity of narcotics was seized on Monday by Vlora police. The police also seized a 4x4 vehicle, which was presumably used to pull the speedboat.
The vehicle carrying Italian plates BG643GX was found half submerged some 50 meters from the coast.
According to the police the presence of the speedboat nearly one kilometer away from the car indicates a failed attempt to smuggle the narcotics quantity to Italy.
The police inquiry aimed to unveil the vehicle’s and speedboat owner and bring to the justice those involved in this drugs smuggling attempt is still ongoing.