Posted: Saturday, March 30, 2019. 4:10 pm CST.p;
By BBN Staff: According to reports reaching our newsdesk, the Belize Coast Guard caught 12 Guatemalan nationals in a vessel in Moho River.
The incident reportedly occurred yesterday afternoon.
A source informed BBN that coast guard officials also found three other vessels in the same area.
Inside the vessel, the officers discovered 3 bundles of US currency, Quetzals, and 11 cell phones. The money was counted in their presence and the cash totaled US$40,050.00 and $2,525.00 Quetzales.
The men were detained and taken to the Punta Gorda Police Station pending immigration and other charges.
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