Drug busts in the Netherlands Antilles
The Netherlands Antilles' coast guard has intercepted a sailing boat carrying 192 kg of cannabis near the island of St Maarten.20 August 2008
ANTILLES - The Netherlands Antilles' coast guard has intercepted a sailing boat near the island of St Maarten which was carrying at least 192 kg of cannabis.
When a coast guard vessel approached the boat, the crew began dumping packages overboard. Seven of the packages were recovered and five crew members arrested.
On Monday, a coast guard vessel off the coast of Curaçao intercepted a speedboat which was carrying 160 kg of cocaine.
[Radio Netherlands / Expatica]
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