On Tuesday, 1st May, 2012 at 12:35pm Police on mobile patrol in Santa Elena Town stopped and searched a black Nissan Altima, 4 door car bearing license plate BC-C-31459 on the Western Highway. The driver of the vehicle was Richard Smith and travelling with him was Sandra Thompson. Sandra then approached the Police and told them that she has some drugs in the car and that she will give him $2000.00Bcy for them to be pardoned. A search of the trunk of the car led to the discovery of a crocus sack containing suspected cannabis. The cannabis amounted to 14,982grams. Police arrested and chargedSandra Thompson, 27yrs, of Croton Lane, Belize City and Richard Smith, 32yrs, security officer of #6744 Racoon Street Extension, Belize City for Drug Trafficking.