Czech police uncover drug ring

07-06-2010

Czech police uncovered a gang smuggling heroin from Kosovo to Western Europe. During a car search, police confiscated dozens of kilograms of heroin with an estimated value of about ten million crowns. Three gang members, of Czech, Polish and Albanian nationalities, were arrested and are facing prison sentences of up to 15 years, a spokesman for Czech police said on Monday. Police had been monitoring the activities of the gang for several months.