Photo: Colombia National Police/AP
The World Cup fever is everywhere, and everyone wants a piece of the buzz, including Colombian drug lords:
10 Weird Items People Tried to Smuggle
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.