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FRCA, police discover drugs in chocolate cookies

By GERALDINE PANAPASA
Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Update: 11:45AM A JOINT operation between the Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority and the Fiji Police Force has resulted in the discovery of drugs concealed in chocolate cookies worth $350,000.

In a statement this morning, FRCA CEO Jitoko Tikolevu said the cookies were packed in boxes sent from abroad and tested positive for methamphetamine.

He said two local residents were under police custody in relation to the case.


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