NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 06, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Miami, Florida) Coast Guard reported making large marijuana haul from ships seized off Florida coast today; details given, film shown. Amt. of marijuana seized in past 2 weeks noted; reason for increase in drug trafficking and Coast Guard's ability to crackdown on it explained in light of recent halt to Cuban refugee boatlift. [Coast Guard SPN - comments.] Estimated percentage of drugs entering United States that are actually confiscated mentioned.
REPORTER: Ike Seamans
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