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Other titles:ROYAL NAVY VIDEOS: 2000s [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Short edited sequence showing the apprehension of the fishing boat Genesis, transporting bails of cocaine, off the coast of Venezuela in October 2002.
Description: HMS Grafton approaches the suspect boat in open sea. Members of the US Coast Guard in a rigid inflatable boat approach the vessel at night (some infra red shots). Royal Navy and US Coast Guard search the vessel. Large bails of cocaine are retrieved from the boat's hold and hauled on board the ship. Commander Richard Thomas, Captain of HMS Grafton, describes the situation and estimates the haul of cocaine has a street value of $150 million. The boat's crew are handcuffed on board HMS Grafton.