Beachgoer finds 78 lbs. of cocaine washed up on Florida beach

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HOLLYWOOD BECH, Fla. (WFLA) — A beach-goer discovered 30 packages of cocaine washed up at Hollywood Beach Monday.

The U.S. Border Patrol’s Miami Sector seized the 78 lbs. of narcotics, valued at over $1 million.

“Thankfully, the 78 lbs. of drugs didn’t make it into our community,” Chief Patrol Agent John R. Modlin said.

Hollywood Beach is roughly 15 miles north of Miami Beach.

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