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Woman arrives at JFK Airport with 6 pounds of cocaine

Dec. 14, 2013 at 1:36 AM   |   Comments

NEW YORK, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- A woman who arrived at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport from the Dominican Republic Friday was found with more than 6 pounds of cocaine, officials said.

Customs officials discovered the drugs stuffed into hair product containers that were suspiciously heavy, KCBS-TV, New York, reported.

Erika Rodriguez faces narcotic smuggling charges, the TV station said.

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