The Cessna plane that was seized yesterday Monday in Mazatlán, came from South America and was carrying 469 kilos of cocaine, the Secretary of National Defense, Luis Cresencio Sandoval, announced.
During the morning conference this Tuesday, the head of the Sedena explained that two people were arrested in the aircraft with license plates N108NK.
“This was a follow-up to an illicit flight that departed from South America. Through the coordination that exists with the different countries of Central and South America, it was possible to follow up and it reached Mazatlán, where it was secured… the entire system participated: the Air Force, the Army, and the National Guard to achieve this arrest.”
He added that the economic impact of preventing the drug from being marketed was 111.1 million pesos.
The seizure occurred at the Mazatlán International Airport during the early hours of Monday.
The Mazatlan Post