Police sweep targets clubs and nets 26 persons and drugs

The Fuerza Pública said that it checked out a number of entertainment clubs over the weekend and ended up detaining 26 persons. Police checked out about 1,600 persons and confiscated marijuana, crack and cocaine, they said.

“Of the 26 persons detained, 14 were held as illegal immigrants.

In a separate case in Sabanillas de Acosta, judicial police detained a man with the last name of Mora who escaped from prison in San Ramón Nov., 25. The suspect is a former Fuerza Pública officer who was linked to a drug gang. The man was traveling on a motorcycle with a friend en route to the home of family members.

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