Over 5 Tonnes Of Cocaine Worth $156 Million Seized From US Submarine
Thursday, September 26, 2019, 8:37 AM
A homemade submarine carrying more than five tons of cocaine was intercepted in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of South America, the US Coast Guard said. The 39-foot-long (12-meter) vessel had previously been detected by maritime surveillance, according to a statement published Tuesday. On board, the Coast Guard discovered about 5.4 tons of cocaine, with a market value of more than $165 million.