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Corozal police bust cocaine at border; driver escapes

Posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017. 1:38 pm CST.

BBN Staff: Yesterday evening around 4, police visited the Northern Border where they made checks at the Belize Customs Cargo area and observed a cream Lincoln Navigator SUV crashed into a metal post at the entrance of the gate.

Initial investigations revealed that the vehicle was occupied by a single occupant attempted to cross into Mexico and whilst going through the scanner, Mexican authorities detected something hidden in the dash board.

They then informed the driver that they will conduct a search on the vehicle and as a result the driver sped off back to Belize.

He was  pursued by Mexican authorities and he collided into the gate at the Belize Customs Cargo Area.

The driver then abandoned the vehicle and made good his escape.

Police conducted a search on the vehicle in the presence of a Justice of the Peace which led to the discovery of (6) parcels of suspected cocaine totaling 6,328 grams.

Police investigations continue.


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