On roads that connect the municipalities located in the center of Tolima, the authorities seized a shipment of drugs that was transported in a caravan made up of several motorcycles and that, according to information provided by the Police in this region, several of them had been reported stolen. .
In fact, this case took place in the rural area of the municipality of Rovira, where The advance party of the alleged criminals with said substance was intercepted in his power.
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“We managed to seize 100 kilos of marijuana, and recover five motorcycles, three of which are listed as stolen. It is an important blow, once again, against drug trafficking in the department and especially in Rovira, which has become a focus for microtrafficking and also as a corridor for drugs that come from the department of Cauca,” said Colonel Libardo. Fabio Ojeda, commander of the Tolima Police.
The community itself warned the authorities about the presence of the motorcycles, since the men The drivers had a strange attitude, which motivated the police reaction.
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“When the quadrants arrived, the men fled and abandoned the motorcycles with the drugs. I am not going to allow Rovira, a thriving municipality with good people, to become the epicenter of drug trafficking. in the department and we will continue to attack criminals forcefully with these actions,” added the commander of the Police in Tolima.
In the department In the last month, close to a ton of marijuana has been seized on different roads in this jurisdiction.which, for the most part, came from the department of Cauca.