By Dialogo March 28, 2013 The Colombian Police seized 7.7 tons of marihuana, valued at $7.6 million, that belonged to a section of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), in the Cauca department, Colombian authorities reported on March 26. The drug seizure was conducted on the afternoon of March 25 inside two trucks that were circulating between Tuluá and Buga municipalities. Three people were arrested during the operation, according to a Police statement. According to the investigation, the marihuana had been sent to Bogotá from Caloto municipality, where it was hidden inside the vehicles by FARC’s 6th Front. Police says that so far this year, over 80 tons of marihuana have been seized in various counter drug operations. On March 25, authorities had reported the seizure of 1.6 tons of marihuana valued at $5.5 million, hidden inside a shipment of fish, on a road that joins southern Colombia with Bogotá.
Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York A Hempstead man was sentenced Wednesday to two consecutive terms of 25-years-to-life in prison for killing his wife and shooting at police officers who responded to the scene two years ago.Leonard Reed had been convicted in February of second-degree murder, first-degree attempted murder, criminal possession of a weapon and criminal contempt.“Mr. Reed repeatedly lashed out against his wife, pistol-whipped her and drove her to seek a safe house to escape his murderous rage,” Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said.Prosecutors said the 47-year-old man shot his estranged wife, Diane Reed, repeatedly with a semi-automatic firearm and then opened fire at responding Hempstead village police officers at 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 7, 2013.A shootout ensued and Reed repeatedly stabbed his wife before surrendering to police 10 minutes later, authorities said. Reed was shot during the shootout but recovered.
St. Eunan’s U14 Boys will represent Donegal at this year’s All-Ireland Féile Peil na nÓg that is being held in Derry between June 28th – 30th.The St. Eunan’s boys won their way to this year’s Féile after defeating N. Conaill in last year’s U13 County Final.Last week they claimed the Northern Board League title after a good 4-13 to 1-07 victory over MacCumhaills. The team will be hosted by The Loup and will play in division 2 of this year’s competition after Donegal teams were promoted when St. Eunan’s claimed the Div. 3 title in 2011 under Ciaran Maguire.The St. Eunan’s U13 boys team will also participate this year as a host team, their visitors will be St. Anne’s from Dublin and they will line up in Division 5.With this year’s Féile taking place in neighbouring Derry, several Donegal clubs including Burt, Buncrana, N. Colmcille, Letterkenny gaels, N. Conaill and St. Naul’s will all act as hosts from teams travelling from all corners of Ireland.The St. Eunan’s boys will hold a fundraising Country Dance in the St. Eunan’s Clubhouse this Saturday, May 18th from 9:30pm. Music by Country Traditions and supper will be served, all for just €7! All proceeds will go to the funds to send the U14 boys to Derry. ST EUNAN’S U-14 BOYS WILL FLY THE FLAG FOR DONEGAL AT FEILE was last modified: May 17th, 2013 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:ST EUNAN’S U-14 BOYS WILL FLY THE FLAG FOR DONEGAL AT FEILE