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Police take down gang which hid ketamine inside paintings for distribution

Police take down gang which hid ketamine inside paintings for distribution
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  • Officers arrested six people and seized seven kilogrammes of the drug hidden inside paintings, which were packed up and ready to leave for Taiwan

National Police have brought down a criminal gang based in Benalmádena that was allegedly involved in organising and executing international drug shipments.

Following a lengthy investigation, officers arrested six people during an operation in which they seized seven kilogrammes of ketamine hidden inside paintings, which were packed up and ready to leave for Taiwan.

Those arrested were four men and two women aged between 29 and 38 years, of Chinese nationality, who are charged with drug trafficking, membership of a criminal organisation, false documentation and illegal residence.