Cayo woman starts New Year in Prison for Drugs

Two days before New Year’s,  Caye Caulker Police were conducting routine checks on the San Pedro Belize Express Water Taxi.

37-year-old Aura Beatrice Moro, of the Santa Cruz Area of Santa Elena Town in Cayo District, was taken to the Caye Caulker Police station, where a search was conducted on her bag, which contained three black plastic bags containing 1,303.6 grams of cannabis. A thorough search was then conducted on her body which led to the discovery of a white paper towel, which contained vlcsnap-2015-01-03-07h12m14s241vlcsnap-2015-01-03-07h12m23s60two transparent plastic bags containing 10.0 grams of cocaine.

Aura Beatrice Moro was arrested and charged for two counts of Drug Trafficking.

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