Package Destined for San Pedro Had High Grade Weed

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Updated: January 28, 2016

A package taken to a water taxi in Belize City was found to be compressed marijuana.  Lieutenant Gregory Soberanis of the Belize Coast Guard told us of the find.

GREGORY SOBERANIS

“Yesterday Coast Guard Marine Patrol, this is a joint patrol with the Police and the Port Authority inspected a small package that was delivered to one of the water taxis in Belize City. Upon inspection of the package it was discovered that it contained two baseball size compressed marijuana. It was destined for San Pedro but was intercepted by the joint Coast Guard Patrol. It weighed in at one hundred and ninety grams. It was labeled as found property and will be handed over to the anti-narcotics

This drug-find is one of several drug seizures done by the Belize Coast Guard.