Belizean Farmer Charged For Sexual Assault

Fifty-seven-year-old Belizean farmer of the Petville area in Orange Walk Mark Ayuso was charged with...

How Will Fraud Scandal Affect UDP Leadership Race?

Yesterday must have felt like déjà vu for Prime Minister Dean Barrow who held a press conference to ...

SICB Chairman Denies Hanky Panky In Cane Farmers Fuel Subsidy Programme

Yesterday we heard the explanation given by the chairman of the Sugar Industry Control Board Gabriel...

New River Task Force Discusses Plans For The New River

Today, members of the New River Task Force held its 7th meeting here in Orange Walk Town to discuss ...

2 Million Loan Relief For Cane Farmers Yet To Be Released By CDB

As we reported on Thursday, meteorological forecasts for the Jewel indicate that 2020 could be anoth...

  • Belizean Farmer Charged For Sexual Assault

    Friday, 17 January 2020 02:27
  • How Will Fraud Scandal Affect UDP Leadership Race?

    Friday, 17 January 2020 02:33
  • SICB Chairman Denies Hanky Panky In Cane Farmers Fuel Subsidy Programme

    Friday, 17 January 2020 02:55
  • New River Task Force Discusses Plans For The New River

    Friday, 17 January 2020 03:00
  • 2 Million Loan Relief For Cane Farmers Yet To Be Released By CDB

    Friday, 17 January 2020 03:06

 

drugsCorozal Police made a big drug bust today after they searched a house located in the village of San Joaquin. At around 10:30 this morning Corozal Police executed a search warrant at the residence of 23 year old Farid Puck, a mechanic of San Joaquin Village. Present at the time of the search were Puck and his common-law wife, 17 year old Mexican national Maricarmen Zul Castro.

As Police searched the residence they hit the jackpot - a large carton box hidden between the refrigerator and the wall. When the box was opened they found 10 rectangular parcels wrapped in transparent plastic containing a white substance believed to be cocaine. Two of the parcels were already opened. When it was weighed the suspected cocaine amounted to more than 20 pounds. Inside the box Police also found a black Luger CZ75 Compact 9mm Pistol with a magazine containing 11 live 9mm rounds.

Farid Puck and Maricarmen Zul Castro were arrested for drug trafficking and keeping a firearm and ammunition without a license and were escorted to the Corozal Police Station.

mexican-1

Share this post

This content has been locked. You can no longer post any comment.