Drug Gang

At the request of France, authorities in Germany and Luxembourg carried out a coordinated blow on the network which was set up to launder proceeds from drug trafficking. The operation took place on 23 March and resulted in:

*Fourteen searches carried out in Germany and Luxembourg.

*Four members of the crime group, including its leader, arrested on the basis of European arrest warrants issued by France.

*Four properties worth several million of euros and high-value vehicles seized.

*Several bank accounts frozen with a total value of 187,000 Euros.

*26,000 Euro cash seized

*Fifty mobile phones and other devices seized for further examination.

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