Report: Body Found in Duxbury Box May Have Been ‘Drug Mule’

WCVB cited unnamed sources claiming a man found dead inside of a box in Duxbury may have been killed for access to drugs he was smuggling inside of his body.

“Sources tell us investigators believe he was smuggling drugs inside his body, which is known as ‘drug muling,’” the report reads.

Chandler and Hector Rodriguez discovered the box on their Alexander Way front lawn Sunday morning. A state police bomb squad x-rayed the package and said the contents appeared to be human remains, a fact authorities later confirmed.

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Anyone with information about the case is urged to contact Duxbury Police of the Plymouth District Attorney’s office.