Sunday, August 25, 2019

$1m in cocaine turns up at Safeway in Washington State

Cocaine valued at more than $1m has been found with shipments of bananas at three Safeway stores in Washington state.

Employees found about 51 pounds of cocaine while unloading bananas on Aug. 18. On the same day, Safeway workers found about 49 pounds of cocaine at the bottom of banana boxes at the Woodinville store. Cocaine was also discovered with bananas at a store in Federal Way. Authorities did not say how much cocaine was discovered there.
The DEA is investigating.