A girl went to purchase a crochet kit to make animal hats and ended up with a kilogram of cocaine as an alternative, Seattle police say.
The shopper purchased the kit within the Greenwood neighborhood round 3 p.m. Sunday, in keeping with a information launch from the Seattle Police Department.
She discovered “a suspicious heavy item encased in yellow rubber giving off an odd odor with 100% written on the outside” when she opened the kit, the discharge says.
The lady referred to as 911 and officers took possession of the kit and the kilo.
It was later confirmed that the package deal contained a kilogram of cocaine and police positioned it into proof, the discharge says. A kilogram of cocaine is price between $22,000 and $30,000 in Seattle, in keeping with Narcotics News.