UK girls caught with coke worth R23m
Irish woman, Michaella McCollum Connolly (L), 20, and British woman Melissa Reid, 19, stand as they are being questioned by police in Lima in this still image taken from recent video provided by the police. Two British girls are accused of trying to smuggle cocaine worth more than R23 million out of Peru in their suitcases. Police in Lima claimed on Monday night that Melissa Reid and Michaella McCollum Connolly had confessed their guilt.
They are okay but are obviously worried about their families and what the future holds for them. Former shop worker Miss Reid, 19, from Lenzie near Glasgow, and dancer Miss McCollum Connolly, 20, from Dungannon, County Tyrone, were arrested last Tuesday morning as they prepared to board an Air Europa flight from Lima to Madrid before taking a second plane to their final destination in Majorca.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Sunday TribuneSimilar Stories