Some 100 kg heroin revealed in Poti port

Politics Materials 3 June 2010 16:27 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, June 3 / Trend, N.Kirtskhalia /

A large batch of heroin was found in the Poti port. According to the Rustavi-2 television company, the heroin was delivered May 26 by the ship 'Rock Age" under the flag of Antigua and Barbuda.

The ship has already left the port May 28, and check of the cargo - technical equipment - was conducted later, then 100 kilograms of heroin was revealed.

The Port administration claims that knows nothing about this case, as a check of the cargo was conducted by the Georgian Interior Ministry's employees.

Owners of the cargo have been arrested, but their names are unknown.