Skip to comments.Coast Guard intercepts narco-sub with 5,000 pounds of cocaine worth $69M
Posted on 11/16/2019 2:10:28 PM PST by familyop
"Boarding teams from the cutter deployed in interceptor boats and stopped the suspected smuggling vessel just before midnight,"..."The boarding teams took control of the vessel before the four suspected smugglers aboard could sink the craft using installed scuttling valves."
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“Disco Is Dead” (original)
I wish they would show pictures of the sub.
They should just sink them with little fanfare.
Perfect story for a movie, “The Cocaine Mutiny” (”I’m going to find those dusted strawberries!”)
Did they find a woman with the surname Fuddy on that sub?
As he rolls three little heroin balls in his hands.
Coast Guard intercepts narco-sub with 5,000 pounds of cocaine worth $69M
“And to think I wasted all that money for two-day Prime shipping!!”
- Hunter Biden
Muttering, “I got waxed.”
No flag....sink the sucker.
That is a cool headline.
Ah, fuddy-duddy!!! I’m sure she continued on her journey into the next life a long time ago!
This tells us a cartel can afford to lose 69 million.
Apple, Warren Buffet and Bill Gates think they’re rich...
Was it headed to Hunter Biden’s house?
There’s a picture of one of the so-called submarines from a previous bust here.
Coast Guard intercepts undersea vessel carrying $165M of cocaine
A haul in October from various interdictions. There have been many others recently.
Coast Guard offloads $377 million worth of cocaine, marijuana in South Florida
There are some pictures here from an interdiction in July.
Video shows dramatic jump by Coast Guardsmen onto vessel laden with cocaine: officials
Back when I lived in South Florida.
the drug smugglers used ‘cigarette boats’,
that could simply outrun the Coast guard.
(...but they had to come into port sometime...)
Related news from a couple of days ago (no pictures of semi-submersibles, though)
CBP chief warns Mexican super labs flooding US with meth, as seizures nearly double
“They should just sink them with little fanfare.”
The Cartels would go NUTS if that happened...they’d be sure that the sub crew was running away with the goods.
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