After highway chase, police find 85kg of cannabis in car

Police in Aigio near the western port of Patra were on Thursday questioning a 25-year-old man found with 85 kilograms of cannabis in his car.

The motorist refused to stop for police on the Athens-Patra national highway, prompting officers to give chase.

When they managed to corner the suspect, they found 80 packages of cannabis hidden in the vehicle.