Chilean police smash drug trafficking, money laundering gang


September 22 2018

Chilean police detained 14 members of a drug trafficking and money laundering gang on Friday, said the country’s Investigative Police Department (PDI). The PDI said via Twitter that they had confiscated 113.4 kilos of a cocaine base, marijuana and a salt form of cocaine, cocaine hydrochloride.

Some 3 million U.S. dollars worth of property was also seized. The PDI also reported the confiscation of “10 vehicles, shotguns, ammunition, jewellery and chemicals.”