Coast Guard Apprehends Marijuana Smugglers After At-Sea Chase

Coast Guard Apprehends Marijuana Smugglers After At-Sea Chase
SAN DIEGO — The U. S. Coast Guard intercepted a suspected smuggling boat and took three suspected smugglers into custody early Wednesday morning in international waters approximately 90 miles southwest of San Diego. A Coast Guard C-130 aircraft on routine patrol first spotted the suspicious boat, known as a panga, near the Channel Islands. After being detected, the suspects attempted to flee and...