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Cancun Hotel Zone drug cell removed from streets

Cancun, Q.R. — The Secretary of Public Security of Quintana Roo reported the capture of 10 people in an operation carried out Wednesday at Kilometer Zero of Kukulcán Boulevard. Cancun police made the capture after responding to a report of several gathered subjects, one of which, was armed with a gun.

During a review it emerged that the nine men and one woman had a loaded revolver-type pistol and 111 bags of various drugs which included marijuana, crack and crystal meth. The detained are believed to be part of a drug cell that operated in the Cancun Hotel Zone.

Taken into police custody were José N, Rubén N, Norvey N, Franco N, José N, Abdias N, Ramón N, Juan Carlos N, Ramón Gustavo N and Katrey N. Officers involved in their arrests also seized their drugs, weapon, several personal effects, an undisclosed amount of cash in both Mexican peso and USD and three vehicles.