UPDATE: Multi-Million Dollar Drug Bust at Ambassador Bridge
A multi-million dollar drug bust at the Ambassador Bridge.
U.S customs and Border Protection officials found $6-million U.S worth of suspected cocaine in a transport truck crossing the bridge early Saturday, September 7th.
Authorities picked the truck for inspection and a drug sniffing dog alerted officers to the drugs in several areas of the truck.
About 120 bricks of cocaine weighing about 265 pounds were found.
The driver, 35-year-old Jatinderpal Singh of Brampton, Ontario has been charged with possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance, cocaine.
Singh denied any knowledge of the drugs after being detained.