‘Pretty remarkable haul,’ police say of 22-pound cocaine bust at Ford airport

GRAND RAPIDS — A tip and a drug-sniffing dog helped ferret out 22 pounds of cocaine that came through baggage claim at Gerald R. Ford International Airport.

Police seized 10 tightly-wrapped kilogram packages of cocaine from the checked luggage of two Detroit-area men. Their March 28 flight originated in Las Vegas with a stop in Chicago, police said.

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