How to move 3 tons of coke? Build a sub! That’s what the drug mules are doing now and have been for awhile.


A semi-submarine carrying 3 metric tons of cocaine was captured off the coast of the Galapagos Islands.
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BOGOTA – Authorities from Colombia and Ecuador have captured a submarine-like boat hauling 3 metric tons of cocaine in the Pacific Ocean.

The semi-submersible vessel and its three crew members were taken into custody Thursday while trying to evade capture about 200 miles (320 kilometres) from the Galapagos Islands. Colombia’s navy said in a statement that naval crews from the two countries with air support from the U.S. had been pursuing the vessel for four days

 

From Global News

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