WEIGHTY CHARGES OR TOUGH ACT TO SWALLOW – JAMAICAN FOUND WITH PACKETS & CANNABIS PLANTS SEIZED
Alvin Orlandzo Calbert, a 42 year old Jamaican national was arrested and charged on the March, 15, 2013 for the following offences which were committed at the G.A.I.A.:
a. Possession a controlled drug to wit cannabis (3 ½ lbs);
b. Possession with intent to supply;
c. Trafficking; and
On the March 15, 2013, he appeared at the District B Magistrate Court where he pleaded guilty to all the charges. He was sentenced to 2 years imprisonment to three of the charges; he was Convicted, Reprimanded and Discharged (CRD) for the offence of Possession.
CANNABIS PLANTS SEIZED
Members of the Drug Squad continue the eradication exercise throughout the island. Thirty-one (31) cannabis plants were found in a bushy area at Sargeant Street, St. John, on Friday March 15, 2013.
David Welch | Insp.
RBPF’s Public Relations Officer