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Cocaine Bricks

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Updated August 13, 2009

Cocaine Bricks

Kilograms of cocaine as they appear when smuggled in bulk. These bricks, wrapped in paper showing a scorpion logo, were seized by the DEA.

U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
As cocaine is being smuggled into the United States or transported from one region to another, it is usually in the form of "bricks" that usually weigh about one kilogram, or 2.2 pounds.

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