31 kilos of cocaine wash ashore Gulf Shores beach

Alabama News

GULF SHORES, Ala. (WKRG) — An interesting find by beachgoers on a local beach this week.

Gulf Shores Police Lt. Jason Woodruff said in all, 31 kilos of the bricks of cocaine have washed up on West Beach starting Monday night. All of the discoveries have been made by beachgoers. 

GSPD, along with ALEA and federal authorities, are working together to find out where it came from. 

Authorities estimate the value of the illegal drug at over a million dollars.  

Gulf Shores Police have increased patrols on the beach.

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