September 1st, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) A Friday raid on a home in Heredia yielded a large cache of military-grade weaponry as well as a small marijuana nursery.
Authorities discovered a wide array of weaponry in the raid, including multiple assault rifles, suppressors (colloquially known as silencers), 20 9mm handguns, three 3.57 handguns, homemade fragmentation grenades filled with nails, and 15 ready-made Molotov cocktails.
Police also discovered night vision equipment and a sniper rifle, at least 200 pounds of ammunition, a large amount of cash and jewelry, and a small marijuana nursery.
A Costa Rican suspect was arrested during the raid. The 29-year-old man reportedly has a previous conviction for homicide.