Guyanese cocaine mule arrested at JFK – Stabroek News

A Guyanese woman was nabbed on Tuesday at the John F. Kennedy (JFK) airport with cocaine concealed in her pelvic area.

According to court documents seen by Stabroek News, Alicia Coppin also swallowed pellets, some which she excreted while in the custody of United States Homeland Security authorities.

In the filings, Patrick Magner, a Special Agent with the United States Department of Homeland Security, said Coppin arrived in the US on a Caribbean Airlines flight from Georgetown on September 11th and she was selected for an enforcement examination.

Checks of her bags did not turn up anything but during a secondary inspection officers identified a “bulge in the defendant’s pelvic area.”

Magner said that upon questioning, Coppin admitted that she had inserted an object into a body cavity.

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