The drugs were found wrapped inside spoiled, frozen goat intestines. Photo: AFP

Alaska man, 71, caught smuggling US$400,000 worth of drugs inside rancid goat intestines

  • Cenen Placencia told investigators he planned to eat the rotten intestines, which were frozen together in a single mass inside a 21kg fish box
  • He said he packed the meat himself, after buying the goat from a California rancher for US$140
Topic |   United States

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The drugs were found wrapped inside spoiled, frozen goat intestines. Photo: AFP
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A drug trafficker was sentenced to death in 2017 for transporting heroin from Malaysia to Singapore. Photo: Shutterstock

Singapore executes Malaysian drug trafficker despite appeals

  • Abd Helmi Ab Halim was sentenced to death in 2017 for transporting heroin from Malaysia to the city state
  • Singapore insisted it had the right to use capital punishment against drug offenders after Malaysian law minister urged it to reconsider the hanging
Topic |   Singapore

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A drug trafficker was sentenced to death in 2017 for transporting heroin from Malaysia to Singapore. Photo: Shutterstock
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