A lot of cocaine - level 1
This happens at sea close to the Dominican Republic. A boat moves fast. An American helicopter sees the boat. It sees some packages on the boat. This is suspicious.
The people on the helicopter tell the boat to stop, but it doesn’t. The helicopter shoots at the boat. The boat is damaged. It stops. The American Coast Guard gets on the boat.
The Coast Guard finds a lot of cocaine. There are 1,133 kilograms of cocaine on the boat. It costs 37 million dollars.
Difficult words: package (box), suspicious (when something is suspicious, it can be bad), Coast Guard (organisation which catches criminals in the ocean).
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