Local December 15, 2011 | 10:53 am

La Romana Airport agents seize 20 suitcases full of cocaine(Update)

Santo Domingo.- The Specialized Airport Security Corps (CESA) seized 20 suitcases filled with a drug in the the La Romana International Airport (east), reportedly headed to Belgium.

The drug was handed over to the National Drugs Control Agency (DNCD) to determine its weight and type.

CESA PR department director Fidel Sanchez provided the information.

DNCD president Rolando Rosado revealed that 15 people are being questioned in the case, various members of security agencies among them.