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Cocaine dropped from MOL container ship to waiting traffickers

Cocaine dropped from MOL container ship to waiting traffickers
Written by Maritime First

Mexico water patrol during surveillance course in Ensenada waters spotted a person on board of container ship MOL MAJESTY, throwing package in water, and a suspicious boat at ship’s side, in the evening Feb 26.

Boat with three persons in it was detained, packages containing some 3 kilos of white powder resembling cocaine, were found.

Understood all four suspects in drug trafficking were arrested.

Also read:  Tanker attacked, Master killed, Venezuela

MOL MAJESTY arrived at Ensenada from Manzanillo on Feb 25, as of 1330 UTC Feb 27 she was still anchored at Ensenada anchorage.

Whether the ship is detained for investigation, or it’s a routine stay, is unknown.

 

 

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