- Acting on a tip-off , the police arrested the drug smugglers .
- The smugglers pounced on him and beat him black and blue .
- The coastguard cutter cruised along the coast looking for smugglers .
- When i returned from abroad recently , a particularly officious young customs officer clearly regarded me as a smuggler .
- Smugglers " run " guns , drugs and other prohibited dangerous items between countries , possibly as a regular activity .