DRUGS CONFISCATED AND CHARGES LAID
Written by RGPF on August 23, 2018
Police seized 281 pounds of cannabis at Levera, St. Patrick on Sunday 19th August, 2018 as a result of an operation conducted by officers attached to the Drug Squad.
Charges were laid against the following persons in connection with the drugs found: Joel Mc Lean, a 22 year old Farmer, Keston Mc Lean, a 28 year-old Farmer, Olivia Kaywana Mc Lean, a 21 year-old unemployed, Elma Charles, a 51 year-old unemployed all of Levera, and Hensley Mc Lean, a 31 year-old Electrician of Windsor Forest, St. David.
They appeared at Sauteurs Magistrate’s Court on Thursday 23rd August, 2018 charged with trafficking in and possession of a controlled drug.
Joel Mc Lean was granted bail in the sum of one hundred and fifty thousand dollars with two sureties whilst Oliva, Hensley, Keston Mc Lean and Elma Charles were granted bail in the sum of one hundred thousand dollars with two sureties respectively. They were ordered to surrender all travel documents and seek the permission from the court to travel out of the state as part of their bail condition.
They are due to reappear in Court on Thursday 27th September, 2018.