QUITO (Xinhua) – Ecuador’s police have seized 2.5 tons of cocaine in the western province of Manabi during a joint operation.
According to the police, the drugs were found hidden in bags of jute on a farm in the community of Piquigua in the district of Sucre, in Manabi,
It is believed that the drugs were destined for “international market.”
No arrests have been made yet.
So far in 2018, police have seized more than 60 tons of drugs, mainly cocaine.