A 91-year-old retired surgeon has been charged with importing cocaine hidden in soap into Australia, prompting police to warn travellers to beware they are not tricked into becoming drug mules.
Victor Twartz, of Sydney, was released on bail when he appeared in Sydney's Downing Centre Local Court charged with importing a commercial quantity of cocaine on July 8. He will return to court on October 6.
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