As it was known, the boat was moving through the Bay of Parita, in the province of Herrera, when the Naval Air Force units interrupted its path, finding the illicit substance.
In an unusual place for this type of operationUnits of the National Aeronaval Service achieved the seizure of more than a thousand drug packages, aboard a speedboat.
As it was known, the boat was moving through the Bay of Parita, in the province of Herrera, when the units of the Naval Air Force interrupted their passage, hitting the illicit substance.
The deputy commissioner Ricaurte Castillo, head of the fourth Aeronaval region, indicated that 36 packages were found on board the boat, which contained 1,047 packages of the drug to be determined.
Also three subjects of Colombian nationality who were transported on the boat with the alleged drug, They were placed under the orders of the Drug Prosecutor’s Office.
Castillo indicated that it is the first operation of its kind so far this new year.
It was indicated that the subjects when surprised by the units did not put up any type of resistance, so that control of the ship was quickly achieved.
The boat with the drug, and the subjects apprehended, were transferred to the base of Mensabé, for the beginning of the judicial process.
Although it is an area pIn common for this type of operations, the head of the Aeronaval region indicated that all areas of this region of the country be monitored, to prevent international drug trafficking.