World Cup Trophy Made From Cocaine

Photo: Colombia National Police/AP

The World Cup fever is everywhere, and everyone wants a piece of the buzz, including Colombian drug lords:

Fans worldwide have fashioned replicas of the World Cup trophy out of everything from papier-mache to plastic. But a lawbreaker in Colombia gets top prize for most original material: cocaine.

Airports anti-drug chief Col. Jose Piedrahita says that Colombian authorities found the unusual statue during a routine security check by anti-drug agents Friday in a mail warehouse at Bogota's international airport.


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