Venezuela sends Canadian home

Venezuela is sending home a Canadian wanted on drug trafficking charges, the Associated Press reported. Venezuelan Justice Minister Tareck El Aissami said Luc Letourneau was caught on Margarita Island in May and was planning to smuggle 50 kilograms of cocaine into Canada. The Venezuelan government also deported an American who is wanted for charges such as cocaine and heroin smuggling, and a Colombian.

Published: Wednesday, 01/25/2012 12:00 am EST

Venezuela is sending home a Canadian wanted on drug trafficking charges, the Associated Press reported. Venezuelan Justice Minister Tareck El Aissami said Luc Letourneau was caught on Margarita Island in May and was planning to smuggle 50 kilograms of cocaine into Canada. The Venezuelan government also deported an American who is wanted for charges such as cocaine and heroin smuggling, and a Colombian.

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