More

    909 Kilos of Marijuana Seized by Costa Rican Authorities

    Must Read

    TCRN STAFFhttps://www.TheCostaRicaNews.com
    Creating a Conscious alternative news network that we feel the world needs. Pura Vida!

    Archive PhotoA Colombian, Jamaican, Nicaraguan and Costa were arrested over the weekend manning a speedboat in the Caribbean Sea carrying 909 kilos of marijuana, reported the Ministry of Security of Costa Rica.

    The arrest was made by the National Guard Costa Rica, in coordination with a British frigate and a team of United States Coast Guard, an official statement said.

    The 32 foot long speedboat had three engines and no registration number flying a Costa Rican flag and was manned by six people, who dumped the drugs at sea while being pursued by the Americans.

    Those arrested were identified as a Colombian named Henau, 56, a Costa Rican named Rocha, 44, and Jamaican named Hall, 44.

    An additional three surnames were released as well, Nicaraguan Dicson (33 years), Henry (31 years) and Zamora (45 years).

    According to the Costa Rican authorities, none of the detainees has a criminal record.

    Inside the boat also found six large fuel containers, and909 kilos of marijuana were in bags with Jamaican logos.
    The suspects face charges of drug trafficking, a crime punishable by up to 20 years in prison by Costa Rican law. EFE

    The Costa Rica News
    San Jose Costa Rica

    Resonance Costa Rica
    Shifting Reality
    For those who have experienced shifts in consciousness and know that more peace, joy, and love awaits in a better living environment. A bold shared vision. A living community and hub for innovation. A sustainable ecosystem for living and working. A model for the new future.https://resonancecr.com/
    - Advertisement -
    - Advertisement -

    Latest News

    The Vision: Jaco Pier Project

    The sunsets, the concerts out over the Pacific Ocean. You can’t beat a pier for an attraction that draws people to it!
    - Advertisement -

    More Articles Like This

    - Advertisement -
    Language »