Meth value $39 million discovered floating in liters of olive oil as police cost accused biker with allegedly transporting medication to Australia
- $39 million haul of liquid methamphetamine seized by AFP in Sydney
- The abroad cargo was found to include massive bottles of extra-virgin olive oil
- Australian Federal Police allegedly discovered stashed items in a truck in Fairfield, Sydney
- A 29-year-old man was charged with allegedly importing medication into Australia
- An alleged 281kg of medicine have been discovered final July by a joint AFP investigation
A whopping $39 million value of unlawful medication has been discovered floating in massive bottles of olive oil, as a person is accused of getting alleged hyperlinks to unlawful bike gangs.
In July 2021, 281 kg of liquid methamphetamine was discovered inside a truck within the western Sydney suburb of Fairfield.
An AFP-led Nationwide Anti-Gangs Squad (NAGS) was to conduct the search.
A Granville man was arrested on prices of making an attempt to import and possessing a business amount of an illegally imported border managed drug, particularly methamphetamine.
Final July, 281kg of liquid methamphetamine in olive oil bottles (pictured) was discovered inside a truck in Fairfield, in Sydney’s south west.
The estimated wholesale worth of methamphetamine is round $39 million, AFP mentioned (pictured, oil bottles with unlawful medication inside)
The 29-year-old man’s house was raided final September, the place officers seized telephones and a pc.
AFP believes the person is linked to a global organized crime group that imports unlawful medication and is linked to the Outlaw Motorbike Gangs (OMCG).
Illicit drug investigation – man allegedly linked to abroad cargo of extra-virgin olive oil by means of Operation Bendigo.
Photographs launched by police confirmed massive plastic bottles of olive oil in crates imported from abroad, with the unlawful drug floating round.
AFP mentioned the estimated wholesale worth of the methamphetamine was round $39 million.
The estimated wholesale worth of the methamphetamine is round $39 million, AFP mentioned (pictured of the seized cargo)
AFP believes the person (pictured throughout his arrest) is linked to a global organized crime group that imports unlawful medication and is linked to the Outlaw Motorbike Gangs (OMCG).
Superintendent Anthony Conway of the Nationwide Anti-Gangs Squad mentioned anybody who associates with OMCG could have a ‘lifelong remorse’.
‘AFP, working intently with our state and territory accomplice businesses, will proceed to take deliberate motion to finest defend Australians from organized crime teams, together with OMCG.’ Supt Conway mentioned.
The Nationwide Anti-Gangs Squad (NAGS) is made up of members of the AFP, state and territory police and the Australian Tax Workplace.
The person will face Parramatta Native Court docket on 22 November.
The Nationwide Anti-Gangs Squad (NAGS) is made up of members of the AFP, state and territory police and the Australian Tax Workplace (pictured, olive oil stash)