Sunday, 28 February 2016

Woman Arrested For Trying To Smuggle Cocaine Hidden In Her Vagina Into The U.S

Cocaine ball hidden in her privates.

A 24 –year-old woman was arrested at an airport for allegedly trying to smuggle £7,000 worth of cocaine by hiding it in her vagina. Shekira Thompson was caught with a half-pound package of the white powder, worth $10,000, inserted into her vagina on Sunday as she returned to New York from a trip to her native Jamaica, police say.

During a routine screening at about 1pm, US Customs police at JFK Airport pulled her aside after noticing she was sweating profusely, said a law enforcement source. Thompson, who lives in Springfield Gardens in Queens, New York, was brought to a private search room where she admitted to hiding the drugs.

suspect cocaine-vagina
Shekira Thompson

She produced an oval-shaped ball, wrapped in brown duct tape, containing about 255.5 grams of cocaine, according to authorities. Robert E. Perez, Director of US Customs and Border Protection's New York Field Operations said: "This seizure is just another example of our CBP officers being ever vigilant in protecting the United States from the distribution of these illicit drugs ," he said.

According to the New York Daily News reports. Thompson was turned over to the Port Authority Police Department,