Gang of suspected drug traffickers arrested off the coast of Algeciras

Guardia Civil naval officers seize four and 3,691 kilos of hash after high-speed chase

LAST UPDATED: 1 Mar, 2017 @ 14:17
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FOUR suspected drug traffickers have been arrested after cops seized 3,691 kilos off the coast of Algeciras.

Guardia Civil naval officers chased a suspicious boat which sped away when the suspects saw the police vessel.

HAUL: Algeciras cops nick suspected hash smugglers
HAUL: Algeciras cops nick suspected hash smugglers

Four Moroccans were arrested, with police recovering 90 bundles of hash weighing 2,412 kilos.

In a second incident hours later, suspected traffickers threw 1,279  kilos of hash overboard before making their escape.

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