3 Men In Hawaii Accused Of Mailing Meth In Mannequin Heads
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HONOLULU (AP) — There was something unusual about three mannequin heads found inside a UPS parcel being mailed from San Bernardino, Calif., to Hawaii: They each had two pounds of methamphetamine stuffed inside them, authorities said.
Now, three men in face drug charges in Hawaii. One of the men, Anthony Buzio Sanchez, was expected to plead guilty in federal court in Honolulu on Monday. Authorities in California's Riverside County intercepted a cardboard box being mailed from San Bernardino to Honolulu, according to a criminal complaint.
Once a deputy sheriff got a California search warrant, investigators found inside shirts, shorts, slippers, towels and three boxes individually wrapped in pink and gold paper. The wrapped boxes "each contained a mannequin head with about two pounds of methamphetamine inside, totaling 2,932 grams of methamphetamine," the court document said.
After the drugs were discovered, the contents were mailed by FedEx to federal agents in Honolulu, where an un
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