A Coast Guard ship makes its way past the Statue of Liberty on the opening day of Fleet Week in New York City on May 24, 2017. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

A U.S. Coast Guard cutter ship intercepted a self-propelled, semi-submersible vessel that was smuggling more than 3,800 pounds of cocaine off the coast of Texas last month.

On Nov. 12, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Marine Operations (AMO) tracked the vessel through international waters before arresting the drug smuggling crew, according to a CBP statement.

All three were arrested and the cocaine was seized. The suspects will face charges in the United States.

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