Five people were arrested as a result of an Anti drug operation headed by the Benque Viejo Quick Response team. On Wednesday the 17th of February, the Benque Viejo Quick Response Team along with the Benque Viejo Special Branch Unit personnel lead an Anti-Drug operation in the Town of Benque Viejo with the assistance of San Ignacio Quick Response Team and the K-9 unit. The residence of 41 year old Frederick and 34 year old Cynthia Naj was searched and a container with cannabis wrapped in foil balls was found in the kitchen . That cannabis weighed 43 grams. Both were arrested and charged for Possession of Controlled Drugs. A further search led to the discovery of a black plastic bag which contained more foil wrapped with cannabis and 5 bundles wrapped with black plastic amounting to 1,017 grams. Downstairs in the same yard, 46 year old Sergio Cuellar and his common law wife 46 year old Judith Torress’ house was searched. Police found a black plastic bag on the roof of the verandah. Inside the bag was found to be 907.18 grams of Cannabis. Both were arrested and charged for the offence of Drug Trafficking. In the Hills of Promise Area of Benque Viejo town, another search was conducted, this time at the residence of 26 year old Reginaldo Moralez which resulted in the discovery of 12.4 grams of cannabis tucked in his mattress at his home. Moralez has since been charged with Possession of Controlled Drugs.