The motive force, who was arrested, carried the drug packaged in a cardboard field.
As well as, he was circulating with a firearm and ammunition.
Yesterday, members of the “Monte Quemado” Part depending on Squadron 59 “Santiago del Estero” whereas finishing up controls on kilometer 464 of Nationwide Route No. 16, intercepted a truck with a semi-trailer (batea), whose driver was circulating with the itinerary Salta- Santiago del Estero.
Power personnel carried out the corresponding inspection and detected a cardboard field on the base of the semi-trailer containing 46 rectangular packages with traits much like these used to move narcotics.
Given this reality, the gendarmes transferred the automobile and the driving force to the Subunit with a purpose to deepen the search.
There, the officers discovered a 32 mm caliber revolver and 5 ammunition within the cargo transport cabin.
Members of Criminalistics and Forensic Research carried out the Narcotest subject exams on the packages, which yielded constructive outcomes for cocaine. A complete of 47 kilos 418 grams was seized.
Federal Courtroom No. 2 of Santiago del Estero ordered the arrest of the driving force in addition to the kidnapping of the drug, the automobile and the weather discovered.