Deputies recover 15 kilos of cocaine that washed up on Flagler County beach, Sheriff's Office says

The Flagler County Sheriff?€™s Office said it recovered 15 kilos of cocaine that washed up on a beach.

FLAGLER COUNTY, Fla. — The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office said it recovered 15 kilos of cocaine that washed up on a beach.

Deputies said they received an anonymous call Friday at 7 p.m. regarding a duffel bag that washed up on a beach on Surfview Drive in the Hammock area of Palm Coast.

They said the duffel bag was covered in barnacles and seaweed and contained 15 individually wrapped packages.

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The bag was filled with a lot of sand and shells and had been in the ocean for some time, officials said.

The Sheriff’s Office said one of the kilo-sized bricks was open and a block of white substance was exposed. Officials conducted a field test of the substance, which tested positive for cocaine.

Investigators said they searched the beach but found no additional duffel bags.

Anyone who comes into contact with a suspicious package should call law enforcement immediately or call Crime Stoppers at 888-277-8477.

A $5,000 reward is being offered to anyone with information that leads to an arrest.