GUYANESE VESSEL FOUND WITH COCAINE, CAPTAIN PHILLIPS ANSWERS CHARGES
Guyanese national Winston Leslie Fitzgerald Phillips, 48 year old boat captain, appeared at the District A Magistrates Court on Monday June 30 and was fined $100,000.00 forthwith on the charge of Importation of cannabis or 3 months in prison. He was CRD on the remaining seven charges.
He was at the time charged for:
1. Possession of 2 kilos of cocaine
2. Possession with intent to supply;
3. Trafficking; and
4. Importation of cocaine.
5. Possession of 37 lbs of cannabis
6. Possession with intent to supply;
7. Trafficking; and
8. Importation of cannabis.
- David Welch – Insp.
Public Relations Officer