Retired pro arrested on cocaine trafficking charges in Italy

Retired professional cyclist Juan Pablo Valencia was arrested in Italy on drug trafficking charges after being found in possession of 60 grams of pure cocaine, according to Il Resto del Carlino Thursday. Italian police arrested the Colombian in Montegranaro following an extensive investigation that concluded he made deliveries by bike with the drug hidden in his seat tube.

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