US Coast Guard & British Navy Find 5 1/2 Tons of Cocaine in Fishing Boat

Okay all you drug addicts, your blow will be a tad bit late today.
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via BBC News

The Royal Navy says it has seized its biggest haul of cocaine, estimating its street value at £240m ($380m).

The Portsmouth-based frigate HMS Iron Duke seized more than five-and-a-half tonnes of the drug from a 138ft fishing boat off the coast of Colombia.

The Royal Navy and US Coastguard jointly intercepted the boat after it was spotted by a navy helicopter crew.

Armed Forces Minister Bill Rammell praised the operation for “damaging the trade in this vile substance”.

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