They were expecting to see a corpse – but found more than 650 pounds of marijuana instead.

Colombian police officers that stopped and inspected a vehicle recently near the country’s border with Venezuela uncovered a coffin that contained dozens of packages of marijuana weighing a combined 661 pounds, the El Tiempo newspaper reports.

The driver of the vehicle, who was pulled over on a road headed to Cúcuta, had been asked to open the coffin so officers could look over its contents.

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The driver has since been taken into custody.

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Video released by police shows officers removing the coffin from the car and opening it up, revealing the tan-colored packages inside.

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