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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