ALGERIAN JEWELLER HOSPITALISED IN ISTANBUL AFTER SMUGGLING 290 BANKNOTES IN ANAL CANAL

On 8th February, Hurriyet in Turkey reported that an Algerian jeweller, who has illegally smuggled 288 banknotes worth €144,200 in his anal canal, has been sent to his home country after undergoing surgery in Turkey.  Salah Mennaoui, 67, arrived from Algeria to buy gold.  It says that because there was a limit to the amount of money he could carry with him, he had stashed the money in his anal canal.  However, when was unable to get the banknotes out, he was rushed to a nearby private hospital after falling ill at his hotel.

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/algerian-jeweler-hospitalized-in-istanbul-after-smuggling-290-banknotes-in-anal-canal-126896

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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