The cars are fast and so is the talk as the U.S. Marshals put more than 50 seized vehicles up for auction in Opa-Locka Thursday.
Muscle cars and mini-vans, even an antique went up for grabs at the Apple Auctioneering Company.
Organizers say federal agents seized the vehicles, which includes some watercraft, from drug dealers in South Florida.
A few hundred prospectors attended the auction, peeking under the hoods of a 2009 Mercedes SLR or a 1930s hot rod. The Mercedes commanded a price tag of $141,000.
Proceeds from the U.S. Marshals auction fund compensation for crime victims, and support community as well as officer programs...
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Via Billy Corben