Sunday 29 March, 2020

Close to 700lbs of ganja seized in West Bay drug bust

Police on Monday revealed that close to 700lbs of ganja were recovered in a operation off Uncle Bob Road in West Bay on January 25.

The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) further say that charges have been laid following the arrests of two men by the Joint Marine Unit; the accused will appear in court on January 29.

Both men, age 36 of West Bay, and age 39 of Jamaica, have been charged with Importation of Ganja.

 The 36-year-old man has further been charged with Human Smuggling; while the 39-year-old Jamaican man has been charged with Illegal Landing.

Charges have also been laid against the three men, all from Jamaica, arrested on Cayman Brac on Friday.  

All of the men have been charged with Illegal Landing.

A man, age 33, has been charged additionally with Possession of Ganja, a man, age 29 of Jamaica, has been additionally charged with failing to provide a Specimen

All of the accused will also appear in court on January 29.

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