Woman arrested at airport after getting caught smuggling $40,000 of cocaine in shoes


ATLANTA (WJBF) – A woman has been arrested after smuggling an estimated $40,000 worth of cocaine in seven pairs of shoes upon her return to the United States.

According to ABC News, the incident happened, Sunday, May 2nd at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Three pounds were found after the 20-year old returned from vacation in Jamaica.

The officers turned the unidentified woman over to Clayton County Police Department for state prosecution.

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