FedEx flubs; police deliver

Jul 5, 2008 Full story: Baltimore Sun

When it absolutely, positively had to get there, someone in Florida used Fed-Ex to ship marijuana to addresses in the Baltimore area. But the shipping company botched one of the deliveries, triggering an undercover operation that led to the arrest of a city man and the seizure of 600 pounds of the drug, police said yesterday.

Police were tipped off when four boxes were mistakenly delivered Tuesday to a Northeast Baltimore resident who opened one and discovered a 'large shrink wrapped bundle of a green plant material,' charging documents say. City officers and Maryland State Police troopers posed as FedEx employees the next day to snare the intended recipient of the 200-pound shipment.

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Elkton, MD

#1 Jul 6, 2008
WAY 2 GO FEDEX!!! UPS IS EVEN WORSE THOUGH
not politically correct

Los Angeles, CA

#2 Jul 14, 2008
what an idiot! didn't they catch the guy shipping it ?

“A mother's job is never done.”

Since: May 08

Maryville, TN

#3 Jul 16, 2008
neat...

“Where is Cookeville?”

Since: Dec 07

Cookeville

#4 Jul 16, 2008
bummer

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