The National Drug Control of the Dominican Republic, seized more than a kilo of cocaine brought into the country within a hydraulic jack from Costa Rica. A taxi driver who’s suspect in the case was arrested.
Authorities said the drugs weighed exactly one kilo 660 grams and was picked up at the International Airport of the Americas for the driver, whose name was not released, after determining that he was unaware that it was a drug case.
They reported that the investigations are extended to determine who would receive the drug to arrest and deliver to the Public Ministry for submission to justice.
The driver told authorities he received a call for a ‘service’ from the center of the cab company.