Beachgoer finds over $1.5 million worth of cocaine on Florida beach

PALM BEACH, Fla. (WSVN) — A beachgoer made quite the find this weekend.

According to Chief U.S. Border Patrol Agent Thomas G. Martin, a bale of cocaine was found in Palm Beach over the weekend after it washed ashore.

Martin said the package contained 65 pounds of cocaine and valued at over $1.5 million.

Officials said the drugs were turned over to Border Patrol.

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