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Cumberland Officials Bust Suspected Drug-Smuggling Ring

Posted March 28, 2003 11:24 a.m. EST

— Cumberland County deputies put the brakes on a suspected bicoastal drug-smuggling ring.

Undercover officers intercepted four packages of marijuana that were shipped from Los Angeles to Fayetteville. Officials said the packages were coated with mustard to throw off drug-sniffing dogs.

Investigators believe

Daryl Greer

is the mastermind behing the drug ring.

Police arrested Greer's girlfriend and two others. They said they are still trying to track down Greer.