A St. George resident was granted bail in the sum of one-hundred thousand dollars, with two sureties after he appeared at the St. George’s Magistrate’s Court charged with trafficking in a controlled drug.
Anthony Griffith, alias, “Lane”, a 41 year old of Woodlands, was nabbed by police on Saturday 2nd February, 2019, after a quantity of cocaine was allegedly found inside a house where he was an illegal occupant.
Police unearthed the illegal drug in a refrigerator.
Police investigation continues.
In another weekend drug bust, two St. George residents who were arrested following another weekend anti-drug operation, will appear at the Gouyave Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday 5th February, 2019.
The men, Paul Parris, 22 years, Fisherman of Beausejour and Devon Williams, 39 years, Mason of Beaulieu, have been charged with trafficking in a controlled drug and importing a controlled drug.
The police operation resulted in the seizure of an estimated one hundred and eight pounds of cannabis and a fishing vessel.
The fishing vessel was intercepted in the Mabouya Bay – Palmiste area, in St. John on Saturday 2nd February, 2019 about 07:00 a.m.
Police are continuing investigations.