90 pounds of Marijuana washed ashore in the Florida Keys

Updated: May 4, 2020

MARATHON, FLA.- According to the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, a blue plastic barrel stuffed with five separate bales of marijuana was found in nearshore water at 109th Street Oceanside on Thursday afternoon.


About 90 pounds of marijuana washed ashore.

(Monroe County Sheriff's Office)


U.S. Border Patrol agents were called to the scene and have since taken possession of the marijuana.