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Coast Guard nabs $1 million in cocaine

Personnel from the Coast Guard Investigative Service, Drug Enforcement Administration, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and U.S. Customs and Border Protection conducted a joint boarding off Galveston, Texas, and brought back more than $1 million in cocaine Dec. 24, 2012. The joint team boarded the 900-foot crude-oil-tanker Godavari Spirit from the Coast Guard Cutter Manowar after the ship notified the Coast Guard of a suspicious package, which turned out to be 31 bags of cocaine totaling 86 pounds. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)



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Date Taken:12.24.2012

Date Posted:12.26.2012 16:50

Photo ID:806718

VIRIN:121224-G-XX000-001

Resolution:2781x1824

Size:1.35 MB

Location:GALVESTON, TX, USGlobe

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