Photo: Melbourne Police Department
Police in Melbourne, Florida (USA) found on the beach Paradise beach packages of cocaine, worth about 400 thousand dollars — they were washed ashore by the waves, rose with the approach of hurricane “Dorian”. It is reported by NBC News, citing police officials.
The patrol police received information about a suspicious parcel on the shore from a passerby. Upon arrival, they found “something like a pack with a kilo of the drug”. On the package were the letters “DIAMANT”. Inside was found the cocaine.
On the same side of another patrol found a bag in which there were 15 such bundles. The evidence was transferred to the customs border control of the United States.
Hurricane “Dorian” reached the coast of Florida, By this time, he moved from the more dangerous category five in the second. Prior to that, he was raging in the Bahamas. There he killed at least 20 people. The estimated damage from the disaster on the Islands can range from 25 to 40 billion dollars.
In anticipation of the hurricane, the authorities of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida announced the evacuation of over a million people.
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