Mitiga customs foil arms smuggling in Tripoli

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Mitiga customs foil arms smuggling in Tripoli

August 10, 2017 - 15:18
Written by: HousamNajjair

The Customs of the International Airport of Mitiga thwarted an attempt to smuggle ammunition for 9 mm firearms hidden inside boxes of clothing coming from Turkey through a local freight company on Wednesday.

The Special Deterrent Force in Tripoli stated that customs officials at the airport inspected the goods at the electronic scanners and found an estimated 1000 pistol magazines.

All those involved are under investigation in this case for bringing this shipment.

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