Smuggling pilot: Bizarre 911 call
POSTED: Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 8:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 8:09am
Police release 911 call made by accused drug smuggling pilot after cocaine packet burst in his stomach. Joel Eisenbaum reports.
(KPRC) A commercial airline pilot charged with smuggling cocaine into Houston, Texas from Colombia made a 911 call from a hotel room to for help.
NBC affiliate KPRC obtained the nine minute, 13 second emergency phone.
"What is your emergency?" the unidentified 911 operator asked.
"I swallowed packets of cocaine and one burst," the caller said.
The caller identifies himself as Stan Hill, 49.
Hill is facing a federal smuggling charge and was released Thursday on $50,000 bond.
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