A 35 year-old Leston Lawrence of Ottawa was busted for smuggling $180,000 worth of gold out of the Royal Canadian Mint. The man was an employee of the mint and was responsible for testing small gold nuggets.
Here’s where it gets nasty! In order to smuggle the gold out side he would plac some nuggets in his rectum before leaving the Mint. Lawrence would then sell the gold to a local gold buyer before taking his money to his bank. A bank teller alerted the police after he began coming in with large checks.Police found a bottle of Vaseline was found in the employee’s locker.
Lawrence will be sentenced on November 9th.