Two Busted with Cocaine on Ambergris Caye

Updated: March 29, 2016

22-year-old Michael Anthony Mendez has been charged with drug trafficking. On Friday, morning police responded to a fight in front of Luna Loca located on Pescador Drive in San Pedro Town. Mendez was detained and escorted to the San Pedro Town Police Station where a search was conducted on him resulting in the discovery of three small transparent zip lock plastic bags containing one point two one grams of Cocaine. Also in San Pedro, while police were conducting mobile patrol along the beach side in the Boca Del Rio area, they stopped and searched a 17-year-old Hispanic male person on a bicycle which yielded one point two grams of Cocaine. He was charged for Drug Trafficking and Possession of Controlled drugs.