EXCLUSIVE: 400 kilos of Cocaine confiscated by Coastguard.


Prosecutor’s Office tightlipped.

PHILIPSBURG: — The Coastguard confiscated 400 kilos of cocaine on Thursday that was brought in on a boat at the St. Maarten Harbor. At least 3 persons were detained while the Prosecutor’s office and the Coastguard remained tightlipped on the haul.
SMN News learned that the 400 kilos of cocaine which was kept at the harbor disappeared while law enforcement officers remained tightlipped. Sources say a number of persons including security guards are being questioned about the missing cocaine. A source said persons at the harbor even threatened a security guard who was in the immediate vicinity where the illegal drug was stored.
Spokespersons for the Prosecutor’s Office said they are not aware of the case or any ongoing investigation that involves a large amount of cocaine.

Source: St. Martin News Network http://www.smn-news.com/st-maarten-st-martin-news/29862-exclusive-400-kilos-of-cocaine-confiscated-by-coastguard.html