Two Czech drug smugglers arrested in Peru

Two drug smugglers from the Czech Republic have been arrested at Lima international airport. The Czechs allegedly had three kilograms of cocaine in their possession, according to the website Tíseň.tv. One of the detained Czechs is Jiří Večeřa, a member of the so-called Berdych gang - the largest organized crime ring in the Czech Republic with links to former elite police officers and is said to have involved dozens of prisoners in jailhouses around the country.

Author: Ruth Fraňková