Almost 1,000 kilos of heroin seized in Belgium

ANTWERP – The Belgian customs has one of the largest drug seizures ever made in the port of Antwerp. In a container with calcium carbonate that was destined for a company in Kontich, was more than 954 pounds of heroin hidden. The party, which has a retail price of 55 million euros, came from the port of Bandar Abbas in Iran.

In the container appeared to 57 bags each with 15 kilos of drugs, writes the Gazet van Antwerpen. The catch was made last month, but is only now published.

The Antwerp public prosecutor’s office and the federal police set up an investigation in to the smugglers behind the transport.

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