More time to question Bali drug suspect

Police in Bali have requested more time to question Lindsay Sandiford from Redcar on suspicion of smuggling cocaine into the country.

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Request for more time to question Bali drug suspect

Police in Bali have requested extra time to question a woman from Redcar held on suspicion of smuggling cocaine.

Lindsay Sandiford, 55, was detained by the Indonesian authorities after they found the drug in the lining of her suitcase.

She was one of four people arrested on suspicion of smuggling £1.6 million worth of cocaine into the country from Thailand.

In Indonesia convicted drug smugglers can face the death penalty.

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