THE RBPF Marine Division in a joint operation with OPBAT, DEA and US Coast Guard personnel intercepted a vessel in the area of Long Island containing 24 kilos of suspected cocaine with a street value of around $500,000. Two suspects who are nationals of Venezuela and the Dominican Republic were detained. Photos: Donovan McIntosh/Tribune Staff
A JOINT operation with local police, OPBAT, the US Drug Enforcement Administration and US Coast Guard netted a large quantity of cocaine in the Long Island area yesterday.
Police said a vessel was intercepted in the area and after a search, a large quantity of cocaine was discovered.
Two men were arrested.
The suspects and drugs were brought to New Providence last night.