Elvia Dominguez may spend three years in prison for drug trafficking

vlcsnap-2013-02-27-18h50m29s132A woman may spend the next three years in prison for drug trafficking. Elvia Dominguez, a 31 year old resident of Biscayne Village was convicted of the drug-related charge yesterday in the Magistrate’s Court. Dominguez was ordered to pay a mandatory fine of $10,000, two thousand of which she had to pay immediately or spend 6 months in prison. Dominguez was unable to pay the $2,000 and was sent to prison. She has until January 30th of next year to pay the remaining $8,000 or spend an additional three years in behind bars. In August of last year, Dominguez was caught with 112 grams of cannabis inside her purse while traveling in a taxi. She has denied this allegation, saying that she does not know how the weed got into her purse.

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