A search was conducted tonight at the drug squad of the Paris police, at 36 quai Goldsmiths, after the disappearance of some 50 kilograms of cocaine. The men of the General Inspectorate of the National Police (IGPN, “police the police”), assisted by specialized dogs, investigating the disappearance.
Drugs were, according to our information, seizure early July after dismantling a network of traffickers Senegalese gang. It was found in the 18th and 19th districts of the capital in cars, hidden through highly sophisticated systems.A flight that would amount to € 3.5 million
Police sources, this is an unprecedented case that shook a prestigious Brigade Wharf Goldsmiths. According to the first elements of the investigation, it appears that only officers of the brigade could be involved, hence the exceptional on-site presence of the prefect of police. Senator of Paris, Pierre Charon, he has already demanded an explanation of his disappearance.The drug was indeed stored in the sealed room, secure and shielded, where no can enter alone. The police are the only ones to have access. Cocaine was still there on July 23; disappearance was found this morning when an officer wanted to show the room to a trainee. He then realized that all the cocaine stored (and had this one case) had disappeared. The disappearance of 50 kg of cocaine is particularly disturbing that such a quantity implies the thief is behind a network for the flow. At 70 euros per gram, the amount of the theft amounted to 3.5 million euros. Police sources told the Figaro it was a year services officials asked that a camera is placed at the entrance of the room to monitor the comings and goings.