Penville man arrested on suspicion of possession of firearm & $801,000 of cocaine; with intent to supply
Members of the Police Drug Squad on Friday 22nd January, arrested a Penville man on suspicion of possession of a firearm, and EC$801,000 of cocaine, with intent to supply, during the execution of a search warrant. One Marlin point44 rifle and 30 kilograms of alleged cocaine, with street value of EC$801,000 were seized.
This comes in the wake of a drug bust in Tan Tan on 5th January 2016, where 22.6 kilograms of cocaine with a street value of EC$603,420 was seized, along with 4.5 kilograms of marijuana, valued at EC$9,400. Jno Baptiste has more details.
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