Afolake Awoyemi was accused of smuggling $20,000 worth of heroin inside her body is expected to go before a federal magistrate in New York this week.
Awoyemi, 42, wearing a “loose-fitting dress” attracted the attention of a U.S. Customs and Border Protection inspector as soon as she waddled off Air France flight No. 6 from Paris last Wednesday, she was asked if she is pregnant, and she replied that she was three months along, but the customs inspector notice that Awoyemi appeared nervous, so she was selected for a pat-down search. After feeling a “bulge” in Awoyemi’s groin area, the situation escalated to a partial strip-search, When she dropped her drawers, Awoyemi’s scheme fell apart. Pellets containing brown powder began dropping from her groin area — and the substance tested positive for heroin.
she was than taken to a medical facility at the airport, where the federal cops administered a pregnancy test that came back negative.