Playas del Coco arrest uncovers marijuana stash

The Policía de Control de Drogas said it detained an Italian with the last name of  Girelli after they raided his home in Playas del Coco. They alleged that he was a major distributor of illegal substances in the beach community.

Agents said they confiscated nearly three kilos of marijuana and a small amount of crack cocaine. They said the man was turned in by residents who filed a complaint via a confidential telephone call.

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