Coast Guard members transfer bales of cocaine interdicted at sea from a go-fast vessel. 
(Source: U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jon-Paul Rios)

$17 Million Worth Of Cocaine Intercepted At Sea

More than $17 million worth of cocaine will not make it to the streets of South Florida or anywhere else for that matter after the U.S. Coast Guard intercepted the 1,400 pounds of coke from a go-fast vessel in the southwest Caribbean Sea.


A Coast Guard Cutter Valiant boarding officer examines the contraband interdicted and recovered on May 31, 2012. As a result, the contraband tested positive for cocaine. (Source: U.S. Coast Guard hand out photo)

Coast Guard Unloads Major Cocaine Haul At Miami Beach Station

More than 3,800 pounds of cocaine seized by the U.S. Coast in three different interdictions were offloaded Friday at the guard’s base in Miami Beach.