Panama: Cocaine hidden under bananas, yams

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Panama: Cocaine hidden under bananas, yams

Once again, cocaine has been intercepted in a drug bust associated with fresh produce. Senafront drug bust 2

On Monday, Panama's National Border Service (Senafront) found 85 packets of the drug underneath several sacks of bananas and yams in a pick-up truck in the Punuloso de Darién area, website reported.

In a separate operation in Chubasco, Santa Fe, Senafront found 32 packets of marijuana in a residence following a tip-off.

The authorities said two people were arrested after the operation, including a Panamanian woman.

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