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Cocaine smuggled through Dulles in shampoo bottles, authorities say

Cocaine was allegedly smuggled in these shampoo bottles. (Customs and Border Protection)
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Authorities at Dulles International Airport arrested an alleged drug mule and confiscated almost two pounds of cocaine that was hidden inside shampoo bottles.

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PHOTOS: Smuggling drugs through Dulles

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested Eric Eduardo Estacuy Juarez, 39, on June 28. He was charged with importing a controlled substance into the country.

Estacuy Juarez arrived to Dulles from a flight from Guatemala via Panama. Authorities say he smuggled the cocaine into the country in three shampoo bottles that had double walls inside.

The cocaine is believed to have a street value of $60,000.

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