San Pedro taxi man arrested for drug trafficking






On Sunday night, police visited the residence of taxi driver Juan Menjivar, located in the San Pedrito area of San Pedro Town, investigating a shooting incident which had allegedly occurred on Saturday in the DFC area of San Pedro. At the house, police met a 15-year-old male of Hispanic descent of San Pedrito area and 30-year-old Juan Menjivar, who produced his licensed black 9 millimeter with eight 9mm live rounds in the magazine. Further searches of the house led to the discovery of over $10,000.00 in US and Belize currency, eight liters of Hennessy and 3 brown parcels containing 1,413 grams of cannabis. Police arrested and charged 30-year-old Juan Menjiva and the 15-year-old minor for the crimes of Drug Trafficking. Mr Menjivar was additionally charged with Discharging a Firearm in Public, Uncustomed Goods and for the possession of over $10,000.00 believed to be the proceeds of Drug Trafficking.

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