• Video: Coast Guard seizes 14,000 pounds of cocaine

    By: Elyna Niles-Carnes


    The U.S. Coast Guard offloaded 14,000 pounds of cocaine in Port Everglades Tuesday, officials said.

    The cocaine was seized in international waters in the eastern Pacific Ocean during a 30-day operation, officials said.

    The 14,000 pounds of cocaine is worth an estimated $190 million.

    The Coast Guard, Navy, Customs and Border Protection, FBI, Drug Enforcement Administration, and Immigration and Customs Enforcement, along with allied and international partner agencies, played a role in counter-drug operations.

    Watch video of the cocaine below:



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