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€70,000 worth of cocaine found in woman's hair at Cork Airport

Published 25/09/2006

A woman was arrested at Cork Airport this afternoon after a kilo of cocaine was discovered in her beehive hairstyle.

The US national was travelling from Lagos via Amsterdam when officers from Revenue's Customs Service seized the drugs, which have an estimated value of €70,000.

The woman was taken to Togher Garda Station for questioning.

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