Peru smuggling suspects brought to detention centre

Melissa Reid and Michaela McCollum have been taken to a taken to a detention centre in the Peruvian capital of Lima.

The pair arrived from court to a media scrum and were followed by Melissa's father William in another car. It is unclear whether they have been formally charged.


Peru drug suspects face 18 years

Peruvian prosecutors have warned that a British and an Irish woman charged with trying to smuggle cocaine worth £1.5 million out of the country could face up to 18 years in jail if they are convicted.