SHOOTING INCIDENT AT NEW ORLEANS, CANADIAN ARRESTED FOR DRUG OFFENCES
SHOOTING INCIDENT AT NEW ORLEANS.
A shooting incident occurred at 7th Avenue New Orleans, St. Michael about 9:30 pm on Sunday 22nd February 2015, where a number of armed men entered the community and started shooting. Three (3) persons, 2 men and a woman, received gunshot injuries; none of the injuries were life-threatening.
Four houses and two cars were damaged.
CANADIAN ARRESTED FOR DRUG OFFENCES
Police have arrested and charged Canadian national Clifford Uba Ejimamu, 39 years, with the offences of:
1. Possession of cocaine
2. Possession with intent to supply;
3. Trafficking; and
The Canadian national appeared at the District A Magistrates Court and pleaded guilty to all of the charges against him…
He was sentenced as follows:
1. On the charge of Trafficking, he was fined $75,000 forthwith or 2 years in prison;
2. On the charge of Importation, he was fined 25,000 forthwith or 2 years in prison;
3. He was Convicted, Reprimanded and Discharged on the charges of Possession and Possession with intent to supply cocaine.
The sentences are to run concurrently.
- David Welch – ASP (Ag);
Public Relations Officer