Local October 16, 2019 | 5:03 pm

Almost 50 pounds of cocaine fount in Port Everglades shipped from Dominican Republic

Almost 50 pounds of cocaine hidden in orange boxes were fount in Fort Lauderdale port. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the shipment came from the Dominican Republic.

K-9 units alerted of the presence of the drugs that, after searching, where found in flat packages.