According to the Public Prosecutor's Office website, the female defendant arrived at Lisbon Airport on a flight from South America with two kilos of cocaine hidden on her body, while the other two defendants were her contacts in Portugal.

The three defendants, indicted for the crime of international drug trafficking, were arrested in the act and, after initial questioning, the Criminal Investigation Judge decided to impose a measure of preventive detention on all of them.

The investigation will continue under the direction of the Department of Investigation and Penal Action of Lisbon, with the assistance of the Judicial Police.

The investigation is subject to judicial confidentiality.