By Joseph O'Sullivan
The Seattle Times
SAN JUAN ISLANDS, Wash. — Law-enforcement officials boarded a vessel near the San Juan Islands on Thursday afternoon, seizing about 53 pounds of MDMA, a chemical found in the club-drug ecstasy, and detaining a citizen of Taiwan.
The discovery was made by a Coast Guard boarding team from the cutter Swordfish near President Channel, off Orcas Island, according to a Coast Guard statement.
Wen-Xian Zhang, 24, was transferred to federal authorities, a ...