The West African country of Guinea has seized a Sierra Leone-flagged ship at Kamsar Port after authorities found tons of cocaine.

The authorities of the neighboring country confiscated 60 bags containing 25 kilograms of cocaine, a total of 1.5 tons.

According to national television, port security arrested all ten crew members.

Drug smugglers often use the west of the Atlantic coast as a transit point to smuggle drugs to Europe.