Coast Guard offloads 14,000 pounds of seized cocaine in South Florida

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miamiherald—The U.S. Coast Guard offloaded about 14,000 pounds of seized cocaine at Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on January 13, worth an estimated $190 million wholesale, according to a press release. The Coast Guard said that the drugs were intercepted off the coasts of Mexico, Central and South America. … Click to Continue

About 7 tons of cocaine offloaded by US Coast Guard at Port Everglades. About seven tons of cocaine was offloaded by the U.S. Coast Guard Tuesday morning at Port Everglades. The drugs, worth an estimated $190 million wholesale, were seized in international waters in the eastern Pacific Ocean, Coast Guard officials said. Officials said the drugs were seized during various interdictions by Coast Guard cutters off the coasts of Mexico, Central and South America. "The hard work of all our servicemen and women, along with our allied partners, directly contributed to the...