Press Releases
Tony Cipolla
(805) 781 4547
For Immediate Release

Type of Incident:
Panga Boat Update
Date and Time of Incident:
10-16-13, Approximately 1:30 AM
Place of Occurrence:
Approximately a mile north of San Simeon Beach
Victim Information:
Suspect Information:
18 suspects
Details of News Release:
The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office is releasing new information regarding the panga boat that was discovered on 10-16-13 near San Simeon Beach. Eighteen adults are now in custody on charges of transportation of marijuana for sale, possession of marijuana for sale and conspiracy. Investigators confiscated 144 bales of marijuana for a total of 3,465 pounds. It's estimated to have a street value of 2.7 million dollars.
Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Wednesday 10/16/2013 4:41:28 PM
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