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Homing Pigeons With Little Backpacks Are Now Being Used By Drug Traffickers

By Mark Pygas

Police in Kuwait are now having to deal with drug traffickers in the sky after they intercepted a messenger pigeon that had 178 ecstasy pills wrapped up in a little backpack. According to Alarabiya, the animal was spotted coming from Iraq and caught when it stopped for a break on a building near the customs department.

As you can imagine, Twitter had a few things to say about his feathery smuggler.