A barrel containing 90-pounds of weed washed ashore in Florida last week

Nice to see Florida returning to normal again.

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As our state slowly begins to reopen and return to normal, it’s only fitting that a massive container of marijuana beached itself in Florida last week.

According to a Facebook post from Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, officers responded to a call on April 30, near 109th St. Oceanside, when someone reported a blue barrel that had washed ashore on the Marathon beach.

Turns out it was filled with five trash bags containing approximately 90-pounds of weed, which was later turned over to the U.S. Border Patrol for proper disposal.


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Colin Wolf

Colin Wolf has been working with weekly newspapers since 2007 and has been the Digital Editor for Creative Loafing Tampa since 2019. He is also the Director of Digital Content Strategy for CL's parent company, Euclid Media Group.
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