Dominican Republic: 1,909 kilograms of cocaine seized

first_img SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic – A total of 1,909 kilograms of cocaine was confiscated by counter-narcotics forces on the morning of March 27 off the country’s eastern coast, officials said. Two Colombians were arrested in connection with the cocaine, which was found on a boat near Saona Island during a joint operation between the Dominican Republic’s National Drug Control Directorate (DNCD) and the United States Coast Guard and Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). Two of the four crew members escaped, Maj. Gen. Rolando Rosado Mateo of the DNCD and Rear Adm. Félix Alburquerque said at a media conference. [EFE (Dominican Republic), 27/03/2013; Proceso (Dominican Republic), 27/03/2013; El Heraldo (Colombia), 27/03/2013] By Dialogo March 28, 2013last_img read more

GT Beer/BFA/Candy Boss & Antics Promotions Inter-Club 8-a-side football tournament

first_imgEdinburgh Gunners blast Rosignol United 3-0; … Berbice Police share points with Arsenals FCEDINBURGH Gunners shot past Rosignol United while Berbice Police and Arsenals FC battled to a draw as the GT Beer/BFA/Candy Boss & Antics Promotion’s inaugural invitational 8-a-side football tournament continued in Berbice over the weekend at All Saints Church ground in New Amsterdam.Edinburgh Gunners blasted Rosignol United 3-0 while Arsenals FC clung onto the youthful B” Division Police squad for a 2-all draw.The double-header matches, which were attended by a well-supported crowd, saw in the opening match between Arsenals FC and B’ Division Police team, Arsenals’ Derick Taylor opening the scoring in the 8th minute to take the lead after Lomar Reid failed to convert on the kick off with the long shot to goal for the lawmen.Reid, however, made amends to level the score 1-1. The discipline of the lawmen was demonstrated as they took possession of the ball over the experienced Arsenals players and dominated the game.Substitute Vivian Bowling Jr gave Police the lead once again with his first possession of the match. Bowling evaded two defenders and hit home the ball past Arsensals goalkeeper to see his team to a 2-1 lead at halftime.On resumption, Arsenals took the game to the lawmen, who demonstrated their discipline and executed the game plan set out by the technical staff, headed by Deputy Commander Senior Superintendent Edmund Cooper and coach Mark Bradford. They held off their opponent from scoring.But it was the determination of Arsenals forward Derick Taylor who converted in a goal area scrimmage and equalised at the end of regulation time 2-2.The supporting game saw Edinburgh Gunners thrash Rosignol United 3-0.Gunners marksman Joseph Giddings scored in the first goal in the 22nd minute of the game and scored his second three minutes later to give his team a 2-0 lead at halftime.Gunners’ Ronaldo August was bang on target in the 41st minute to seal victory for his team.Over 30 teams are competing in the tournament sponsored by Banks DIH Limited under GT Beer brand and several other organisations including the National Sports Commission, Jumbo Jet, Guyana Police Force, Homeline, Impressive Signs and Fly Jamaica.The final is set for New Year’s Day at All Saints Church ground.last_img read more

Wellington Police Notes: Wednesday, August 5, 2015

first_imgWellington Police notes  for Wednesday, August 5, 2015•9:45 a.m. Officers took a report of a barking dog complaint in the 1500 block N. Plum, Wellington.•1:15 p.m. Non-Injury accident on private property in the 1200 block N. Day, Wellington involving vehicles operated by Cyndee J. Palmateer, 61, Belle Plaine, Ks and Robert A. Wood, 54, Wichita.•2:19 p.m. Officers investigated a theft by a known suspect in the 2000 block E. 16th, Wellington.•2:25 p.m. Officers took a report of an animal welfare check in the 2000 block. E. 16th, Wellington.•2:55 p.m. Officers investigated a theft and obstruction of law enforcement officers by known suspects in the 800 block N. B, Wellington.•3 p.m. Officers took a report of suspicious activity in the 1200 block N. C, Wellington.•4 p.m. Stuart A. Erwin, 33, Wellington was arrested and confined on a Sumner County order to arrest and detain for probation violation.•9:36 p.m. Chasity J. Opfar, 36, Wellington was arrested, charged and bonded with speeding 58 mph in a 45 mph zone (radar) and driving while license is suspended.•9:15 p.m. Officers assisted an outside sgency in the area of Longton, Kans.•11:03 p.m. Officers took a report of a civil matter in the 100 block E. 15th, Wellington.last_img read more

Elche intends to transfer Gorka Guruzeta, from Athletic

first_img12 The Elche CF has decidedly launched into the winter market to get the main reinforcements it expects Potato To finish compensating your workforce. The objectives are a central defense, preferably to act in the left-handed profile, and a forward. For the attack, in addition to aiming to the discards of Cádiz, has also set its sights on the Athletic. Like, and much, Gorka Guruzeta. Gorka Guruzeta, son of the historical center of the Real Sociedad Javier Guruzeta, is a promising footballer of Athletic Club, 23 years old, to which only a serious injury in the crusader of his knee separated him from the dynamics of the first team. Last season he played nine official meetings with the first team, between League and Cup, and premiered as a scorer in the Sánchez Pizjuán stadium in Seville. In April he was injured in a duel of subsidiaries before the Sporting B and eight months later he returned to the competition in the Bilbao Athletic, where he has participated in the last five days.Athletic values ​​the option of leaving him in the second team to take another shoot, although he could also accept an assignment if he sees that the player has options to have some continuity in the lineups. Elche is not the only one who has knocked on the door of agent Luis Alonso, who represents Potato, a junior technician who already trains the loan from Lezama, Andoni López. Rayo Vallecano is one of those who have asked for. Gorka Guruzeta, 1.88 meters high that can act as a second point or fall to either of the two bands. It has a powerful shot that has allowed it to become known as a scorer in the Bilbao Athletic.last_img read more