Drug Bust In Soubise And Belvedere

PR – On Thursday 21st January, 2021, officers of the Drug Squad Unit executed a search warrant at the premises of Miller Garraway, 33 years, Fisherman of Soubise, St. Andrew. One (1) fine bag containing packages with plant like material resembling cannabis was dug up at the said premises. The packages weighed twelve (12) pounds, and carries an estimated street value of twenty seven thousand, two hundred and sixteen dollars ($27,216.00). He was later arrested and charged for the offence of Trafficking in a Controlled Drug.

He made his first court appearance on Friday 22nd January, 2021, at the Grenville Magistrates Court. He was granted bail in the amount of fifteen thousand dollars ($15,000.00) with two sureties. As part of his bail conditions, he was ordered to report to Grenville Police Station twice weekly and surrender all his travel documents. He will reappear in court on January 29, 2021.

Further, as a result of an operation conducted by officers assigned to the Special Ops Team and Carriacou Police Station, during a search in the bushes at Belvedere, Carriacou, three (3) nylon bags containing plant like material resembling Cannabis were found in the stool of a tree. The contents were weighed and totaled sixty-three (63) pounds, and its estimated street value is one hundred and forty-three thousand, ninety-six dollars ($143,096.00). One (1) man is in police custody assisting with their investigations.

Police investigations are ongoing.