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Heroin bust at the Calgary International Airport

Last Updated Dec 5, 2018 at 7:04 pm MST

Summary

The CBSA said it seized a large amount of heroin from a passenger trying to smuggle it through the Calgary Airport

investigators found 1,300 grams of the drug, including 24 pellets. That is enough to make 13,000 doses.

CALGARY (660 NEWS) – The Canada Border Service Agency said it has seized a large amount of heroin from a passenger trying to smuggle it through the Calgary International Airport.

A 38-year-old woman is facing charges after investigators found 1,300 grams of the drug, including 24 pellets. That is enough to make 13,000 doses.

Officers are also warning the public about the dangers of ingesting drugs in order to smuggle them.

A spokesperson said by finding the drugs, officers may have saved her life.

She is due in a Calgary courtroom on Friday, December 7.

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