crimes and misdemeanors

The Latest Creative But Ultimately Unsuccessful Way to Hide Cocaine: Goat Meat

Good effort. Photo: U.S. Customs & Border Patrol

Even the government couldn’t help itself, announcing, “An arriving passenger at John F. Kennedy International Airport had a different kind of ‘beef’ when encountered by U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers.” The frozen-meat-and-cocaine-brick combo had a street value near $2 million, not counting the halal cart side-hustle.

Cocaine Discovered in Large Hunks of Goat Meat