Anti-drug agents intercepted a cargo of marijuana on a dock at Moín, Limón. The Policía de Control de Drogas said that the 14 large sacks weighed in at 692.5 kilos or about 1,523.5 pounds.
The marijuana was found in a shipping container there.
In Puntarenas near a school in Fray Casiano de Chacarita other agents detained a 50-year-old man who was carrying marijuana, crack and cocaine, they said.
Two students at a school in Naranjo, Alajuela, also were arrested this week after residents complained about them. The pair are accused of selling drugs in the Parque Central of Naranjo. Agents confiscated crack, marijuana and cash. The pair are students in the night high school there, and agents said they thought that many of the drug customers were also.