Puerto Rico: Pirates abduct three, steal $24 million worth of recreational pharmaceuticals

Source: ABC News

“Federal agents have [stolen] $24 million worth of cocaine off a speedboat trying to reach Puerto Rico’s southeast coast, authorities said Monday. Authorities [abducted] two people from the Dominican Republic and one from Colombia as they [stole] more than 2,200 pounds (1,000 kilograms) of cocaine Friday near the coastal town of Humacao, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection.” (01/23/23)