A woman police officer was also arrested in connection with the drugs haul. She was among six people released on police bail without being charged and was suspended from duty by Greater Manchester Police bosses.
Others charged with conspiracy to import controlled drugs, and remanded were: Peter Jemmett, 46, from Worsley; William Chew, 45, from Salford; Anthony Toby, 32, from Manchester; Mark Martucci, 34, from Withington, and Michael Scully, 45, from Bradford.
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