Sydney cocaine arrest a blow to SA family

04 August 2019 - 01:00 By GRAEME HOSKEN

The family of Johannesburg businessman Paul Finlayson say news of his arrest in Australia for alleged cocaine smuggling "was like being hit in the stomach with a bat".

The 45-year-old Edenvale resident was arrested in Sydney in April while allegedly collecting 70kg of cocaine hidden inside the base of a furniture packaging container. The drugs were divided into 68 blocks...

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