About 1,300 pounds of marijuana was found floating in the water near Santa Catalina Island on Tuesday.
The United States Coast Guard responded to the scene and found 43 bales of marijuana, worth an estimated value of $1 million.
#USCG Station Los Angeles-Long Beach crews seized approximately 1,300 pounds of marijuana near Catalina Island!
— USCGPacificSouthwest (@USCGPacificSW) August 15, 2019
Investigators are now trying to figure out where the bales came from.