500 kg of cannabis seized in Paris municipal building

Paris, Nov 19 (IANS) Customs officials seized 500 kg of cannabis in a truck on the premises of Saint-Denis city hall in the northern Paris suburbs, local media reported on Friday.

The truck, which arrived from Spain, was stopped on Thursday night while it was entering the municipal centre, Xinhua news agency reported.

Two municipal employees in addition to the truck driver and that of the car which guided the convoy were arrested, it added.