GUYANESE NATIONAL CHARGED WITH DRUG OFFENCES
Members of the Drug Squad have arrested and charged Tomika Onessa Gonsalves a 27 year old Guyanese national for the following offences committed at the Grantley Adams International:
1. Possession of cocaine
2. Possession with intent to supply
3. Trafficking; and
4. Importation of cocaine.
On Wednesday the 5th day of August 2015 about 2:15 pm Gonsalves arrived by air from Guyana. She arrived with the illegal drug concealed on her person and it was handed over to Police. The weight of the Cocaine is 0.5 kilograms.
The 27 year old Guyanese national, appeared at the Oistins Magistrates Court on 6 August 2015, and pleaded guilty to the offences proffered. She was fined $50,000 forthwith or 2 years in prison. The fine was not paid.
- David Welch – ASP (Ag);
Public Relations Officer