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Boat containing $342,000 of marijuana washes ashore

U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a Bahamian man Wednesday after more than 400 pounds of marijuana were discovered on board a 21-foot boat that washed ashore in Palm Beach, Fla.

Police discovered 80 to 100 bricks of marijuana on the boat, discovered near Palm Beach Country Club. The marijuana weighed 427 pounds in all and was valued at $342,000 said Chuck Prichard, spokesman for U.S. Border and Customs Protection.

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