| Saturday May 28th 2016

Narcosubmarine carrying 5.5 tons of cocaine nabbed in Honduras


With help from the U.S. Navy, authorities in Honduras have recovered 2.7 tons of cocaine from a submarine off the Central American nation’s Caribbean coast. There is more, they say: the boat’s carrying 5 and a half tons, total. AP item

The submarine-like craft is floating about 15 meters (50 feet) under the surface because the crew tried to sink it. Osorio said Thursday divers will need another two days to recover all the cocaine.

The sub was intercepted two weeks ago, en route to the US from Colombia.


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