Local August 6, 2019 | 8:47 am

Mum’s the word in US$700,000 theft from Puerto Plata Mayor

Puerto Plata.- The authorities of the province keep mum over the alleged theft of US$700,000 from the residence of the mayor, Walter Musa Meyreles.

The theft was confirmed by Musa, who said the case is in the hands of the Justice Ministry and the National Police.

He said the Office of the Prosecutor has asked him to not comment while the investigation is carried out, “shrouded by a veil of mystery.”