British couple arrested at Pakistani Airport for smuggling attempt of 25 kg heroine
ISLAMABAD - A British couple has been arrested at Pakistani Airport for smuggling attempt of 25 kg heroine.
The British couple have allegedly been caught with 25 kilograms of top quality heroin in their luggage at a Pakistan airport.
Airport Security Force foiled the alleged attempt to smuggle heroin to United Kingdom at Sialkot international airport on Thursday.
The couple were said to have been trying to travel in Business Class to UK via Dubai through international airline Emirates Airlines flight (EK-621) from Sialkot international airport.
The Foreign Office will not confirm their names. We have attempted to speak to family members but have been unable to confirm their identities.
The 20-year-old female who was born in Huddersfield link and her 26-year-old husband who was born in Dewsbury, were due to arrive in London last night.
Staff found the drugs while scanning, with them hidden in clothes. Packets were sewed in different parts of several clothes.
The ASF authorities took the heroin into custody and registered a case against the couple. - Examiner Life