Police seize marijuana stash in Gjirokastra, Albania

01/12/2008

TIRANA, Albania -- Police in Gjirokastra seized 222kg of marijuana Sunday (November 30th) from a vehicle driven by a 50-year-old man. The vehicle was heading to the village of Lazarat, where many illegal drug growers operate. Police arrested the driver but believe he had two accomplices. They are pursuing the suspects. (Gazeta Shqiptare, Koha Ditore - 01/12/08; BalkanWeb, Top Channel - 30/11/08)

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