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Man faces charges after heroin bust at Calgary International Airport
A spokeswoman for Canada Border Services Agency says a man arriving home via London last Friday was searched more thoroughly when officers became suspicious.
They found that his suitcases contained false bottoms and the way the heroin was hidden was sophisticated.
“Officers X rayed the bags which revealed an abnormal organic mass. There was 3.3 kilograms in one suitcase and 3.4 kilograms in the other,” Candace Lyle, director of border services operations in Calgary, said Thursday.
“Officers noted the false bottoms and tops were made b Oakley Vault y using parts from identical bags and glued the factory linings over the narcotics.”
Officials didn’t Oakley Vault say where the man was coming from.
Rashid Abdulla Mussa, 44, faces two counts under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act.
“Our investigation is ongoing right now. We’re trying to determine possible points of origin and possible destination points,” said RCMP Insp. Gord Sereda.
“Quite frequently we see it is par Oakley Vault t of a network and that’s what we hope the investigation will uncover. Quite often these drugs have a link Oakley Vault to organized crime and that’s where they generate significant profits.”