Tasty Cocaine Bust in Chicago: Holy Guacamole

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Chicago police have seen drugs smuggled in bags of coffee, sealed in concrete Our Lady of Guadalupe statues, and secreted away inside bundles of plywood and drywall.

But the Tribune reports a new twist: Cops found $39 million worth of cocaine hidden inside a shipment of Mexican avocado pulp last Friday. Acting on a tip, they seized 180 buckets of frozen guacamole, each containing a carefully wrapped kilo of cocaine. They made four arrests.

Link: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/chi-0309230133sep23,1,6071515.story?coll=chi-news-hed

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