Cocaine 'worth £2m' found floating off Sussex beach

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image copyrightEddie Mitchell

image captionPolice stay successful the country to intercept immoderate further packages

Packages of cocaine with an estimated thoroughfare worth of £2m person been recovered floating disconnected an East Sussex beach.

The drugs were archetypal discovered successful the h2o disconnected Seaford connected Thursday, with respective further finds made since.

Police remained successful the country successful an effort to intercept immoderate further packages, and officers urged anyone who makes a find to telephone 999.

Three men arrested connected suspicion of importing class-A drugs person been released connected bail, Sussex Police said.

A antheral and a pistillate arrested connected suspicion of different drugs offences person besides been bailed.

image copyrightNCA

image captionTwo consignments of cocaine were recovered successful Hastings and Newhaven successful May

The NCA estimated that haul, if chopped and sold successful the UK, would person fetched £80m.

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