Michaella McCollum Connolly and Melissa Reid
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Peru drugs arrest: Video shows Melissa Reid in Lima airport

Video footage has emerged of two women from Scotland and Northern Ireland who have been arrested in Peru on suspicion of drug trafficking.

Melissa Reid, 19, from Lenzie, and Michaella McCollum, 20, from Dungannon, are shown after their arrest by drugs officers in Lima airport.

Police have alleged they found cocaine with a street value of £1.5m hidden in their luggage.

There have been claims that the pair may have been duped.

  • 13 Aug 2013
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