Feds: Woman stashes coke in shoes at Pa. airport

Posted: May 31, 2013 - 4:23am


A look at the shoes authorities say Iveliza Tuhanna Perez, had with her as she was in customs at Philadelphia International Airport while returning from Jamaica on Wednesday May 29, 2013. X-ray exams found anomalies in the shoes and officers found a white, powdery substance that field tested as cocaine. According to U.S. Customs officials, nearly 4-1/2 pounds of cocaine was in the shoes. (AP Photo/Customs and Border Protection)
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