Posted: Wednesday, October 24, 2018. 2:13 pm CST.
By BBN Staff:Police have arrested an elderly man from San Pedro Town for keeping ammunition without a gun license and drug trafficking.
Yesterday, police conducted a search at the home of Shamil Espat,72, of San Pedro.
At the time of the search, Espat’s wife, Blanca Espat and his 11-year-old daughter were at home.
There, police found a bag with (10) Fiocchi brand 12 gauge cartridges, a gray sock containing $1,800.00 in assorted denomination, and a black plastic bag with small parcels of cocaine.
The cocaine was weighed and it amounted to a total of 13.6 grams.
Espat and his wife were detained pending charges of drug trafficking and keeping ammunition without having been granted a gun license.
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