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Suspected smuggling boat washes onto Carlsbad beach

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CARLSBAD (CNS) - A panga boat loaded with 19 bundles of drugs was reportedly discovered off the coast of Carlsbad early Tuesday.

Three men were arrested in connection with the discovery, which occurred about 1:30 a.m. between Tamarack Avenue and Cannon Road, according to a local news source.

A Carlsbad police watch commander said the incident did occur but refused to confirm any details.

The U.S. Border Patrol was investigating, he said.

A representative for the Border Patrol was not immediately available.

News 8's Jeff Zevely files this video report with what we're learning Tuesday morning.

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