2009News

Liquid cocaine found

The National Drug Control Department (DNCD) has reported the seizure of 11 55-gallon drums containing liquid cocaine mixed with oil. The drugs were found in at km12 of the Sanchez highway and authorities are also reporting that the owner of the drugs was shot and killed by drug enforcement officials, after a gun battle ensued. Bulgarian national Zlatin Roumenov Raynov, as well as Miguel Sosa, Boanergues Santos Medina, Jorge Luis Cabrera Sosa and Aribelio Ramirez Santana, were arrested in connection with the drugs. Police are still looking for Zlatin’s brother Kaloian Roumenov Raynov. Speaking on the morning talk show, “Gobierno de la Manana,” Roumenov’s wife Indira Feliz said the drums were purchased from the Customs Department, at an auction.