Coast Guard Raided A Cocaine-Filled Submarine

Crew members of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro inspect a self-propelled semisubmersible on June 19. U.S. Coast Guard

The video was filmed on June 18 but has only just been released to the public.

A semi-submersible was navigating through the waters when a member of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro leaped onto the partially submerged vessel as it was moving and broke open the hatch.

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Munro (WMSL 755) crew members aboard the cutter's 35-foot Long Range Interceptor small boat supervising the intentional sinking of suspected drug-smuggling boats May 17, 2019, following the seizure of cocaine from the boats during an at-sea interdiction while Munro's crew patrolled worldwide waters of the Eastern Pacific Ocean.

He said for 2019, the Coast Guard has seized roughly $3.6 billion in illegal drugs and arrested 400 alleged smugglers.

The cutter then launched a helicopter beyond the line of sight of the submersible, and directed the two smaller boats to its location.

"That is a remarkable record of success", he said, adding that since October 2016, the Coast Guard has seized more than 1.2 million pounds of cocaine.

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It was ultimately bound for the United States, as the vessel had been tracked by a Coast Guard surveillance aircraft.

They are known to be frequently utilized by Colombian drug cartel members to export cocaine from Columbia to Meixco, which is often then transported overland to the U.S.

"They're like the White Whale", Brickey told The Washington Post on Thursday, describing narco-subs.

Eventually, the hatch opens and the suspected smugglers come out with their hands up.

When they hear no response, the boat appears to ram into the submarine and two coast guards jump on top of it.

The bust was the first time the Coast Guard used a new type of ship on a counter-drug patrol, and Brickey said the incident is a great example of what these new ships can do.

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