Over 5.5kg of Heroin Found Hidden in Car; Two Arrests

File photo by Eurokinissi/Fani Tripsani

A 31 year old man and his 29-year old wife were arrested at the tolls of Malgara on Athens-Thessaloniki motorway when police found hidden in their car 5.5 kilos of heroin.

Police found and confiscated 11 packages containing 5 kilos and 581 grams of heroin, two mobile phones and cash deriving from drug dealing.

The suspects will be sent to the prosecutor.