Japan makes largest drug bust in nation’s history

OKINAWA, JAPAN (NBC) – Japan has released images of the biggest drug bust in the nation’s history.

The nation’s coast guard stopped a sailing yacht in the Port of Naha in Okinawa.

There officials seized 597 kilograms of amphetamines from the boat, which had arrived from Taiwan on May 10.

The street value of the drugs was estimated at $411 million.

On Thursday, prosecutors filed charges against four of the six people who were on board the yacht.