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 - of his smuggling activities. - Charles Gregory...
of his smuggling activities. - Charles Gregory Von Eberstein maae tne admission aunng nis sec ond day of testimony in the trial ot - with others to smuggle 3.3 tons of "cocaine into the United States from Colombia from 1978 to 1980, via Norman's Cay in the Bahamas. "I do get confused. I think par tially because it was the cocaine I was on," Von Eberstein said. V . .. - - unuer cruss-examinawun, cruss-examinawun, cruss-examinawun, von Eberstein said he used large . amounts of the drug while living on Norman's Cay and smuggling cocaine cocaine for Lehder. Von Eberstein, a friend and neighbor of another convicted smuggler, Ed Ward, testified that he and Ward made several cocaine flights for Lehder in 1979 and 1980. He said one was into Colombia and several were from Norman's Cay, Lehder's private Bahamian island, years When defense attorney Ed Sho-hat Sho-hat Sho-hat questioned him about several events that Von Eberstein could not pinpoint as to date and month, the witness said, "This is not a comfortable comfortable position for me to be ia I'm very nervous." "I can remember certain things, but I can't tell you when it happened," happened," he said. The witness testified that when he and Ed Ward realized that law enforcement was closing in on them in Orange Park, they first moved their families to North Carolina Carolina and then to Norman's Cay. "It was a time we knew we had a serious problem," the witness said. After their relationship with Lehder deteriorated in 1980, the families moved to Haiti, where they were arrested in 1981 and transported handcuffed back to Jacksonville, he said. B. Pigskin mocs. with unit-bottom unit-bottom unit-bottom pink pigskin leather. Compare at $30, C. Leather seasons hottest colors. Sizes 5-9, 5-9, 5-9, it X v,

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  1. Fort Lauderdale News,
  2. 09 Mar 1988, Wed,
  3. Main Edition,
  4. Page 17

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