Reports are that the agents boarded the vessel, found the container in question, inspected it and removed it from the vessel. It has been taken to an undisclosed federal facility for investigation. Reports continue that there is a possibility authorities may find more drugs in other containers.
Ivan Durasevic, the ship’s second mate and Fonofaavae Tiasage, another crew member were charged with conspiracy to possess cocaine aboard a ship. An online court docket did not list attorneys for the defendants. It wasn’t clear whether other crew members would face charges.