More cocaine netted from boat in Pacific

Anti-drug officials said Monday that a boat containing 629 kilos of cocaine was intercepted off the Pacific coast.

The Ministerio de Seguridad Pública said the crew of one of its planes spotted a boat some 52 miles off Flamingo Saturday, and the crew of four was taking packages from the sea.

A cutter from the Servicio Nacional de Guardacostas responded and took the crew and cargo into custody.

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