The U.S. Border Patrol is reporting that they have seized 65 pounds of cocaine from a beach in the Florida Keys. The discovery was made over the weekend by a good Samaritan who stumbled upon a large black bag filled with drugs. Authorities did not report the exact location the drugs were found but they did report that the told package would sell for $1.3 million on the street.
Over the weekend, a Good Samaritan discovered 1.3 million dollars worth of cocaine washed-up along the shoreline in the Florida Keys. The large black package contained 65 lbs. of cocaine & was turned over to #BorderPatrol custody. #breakingnews #mondaymorning #florida @mcsonews pic.twitter.com/EyCrXuySxA
— Chief Patrol Agent Thomas G. Martin (@USBPChiefMIP) August 16, 2021