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Cozumel man found carrying bags of cocaine

Cozumel, Q.R. — The Public Security Directorate of Cozumel reports that a subject named Dennis Orlando C.G. was arrested for alleged possession of cocaine.

Police officers say they observed a man who was driving a motorcycle without license plates on 10th Avenue in the Centro Colony. The driver of the motorcycle was asked to pull over, but ignored the order. He was chased and stopped in the north area of the city.

After an inspection of his person, police found five bags of cocaine. The 19-year-old was formally detained and made available to the Public Prosecutor for drug related charges.