Officials: Cocaine found in fake yucca vegetables near P.S. 196
A major drug bust went down Wednesday in the Soundview section near P.S. 196.
Authorities say they discovered the drugs in a basement apartment at East 172nd Street and Stratford Avenue.
According to authorities, 52 kilograms of cocaine were found hidden in fake yucca vegetables.
Authorities also found $100,000.
Francisco Ramirez has been arrested and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance in connection with the drugs.