18 pounds of cocaine found on Dulles flight


(Courtesy of U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

A drug-sniffing dog got a hit during a routine inspection of the Avianca Airlines plane, which had just arrived from Bogota, Columbia, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said.


Officers discovered the cocaine concealed in a cargo hold. (Courtesy of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

Customs officials did not announce any arrests in connection with the find, but said the investigation is ongoing.

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