Six persons appeared at the St. David Magistrate’s Court, today, Friday 22nd February, 2019 charged in connection with the seizure of sixty eight pounds of cannabis.
Charged are Ronald Charles, 31 years, Technician of Calliste, St. George, Chanelle Boney, 30 year, Medical Secretary residing at Calliste, St. George, Nelson Joseph, 26 years, Unemployed of Paradise, St. Andrew, Simon Jack, 44 years, Butcher of Pearls, St. Andrew, Junior Roberts, 25 years of Pearls, St. Andrew and Gorbon Williams, 36 years, Steel Bender of Grenville Street, St. George’s.
All six persons have been jointly charged with conspiracy to trafficking in a controlled drug. Additional charges of possession and trafficking in a controlled drug were laid against Charles, Boney and Joseph, while Jack, Roberts and Williams were also charged with possession of a controlled drug.
They have been granted bail and will reappear at Grenville Magistrate’s Court on March 1st 2019.
The five men and one woman were nabbed after police intercepted and searched two vehicles, one along the Saab public road and the other along the Grand Bras public road, (St. Andrew) on Tuesday 19th February, 2019.
A search of the vehicle along Saab public road turned up the illegal drug.