Police Make Major Drug Bust

Sat Telecoms2014-04-16-20h37m40s238The Coast Guard Base located in Fond Cole was filled with activity, as Coast Guard Officers on the morning of Wednesday April 16th 2014 made a major drug bust.




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Police Public Relations Officer Inspector John Carbon, confirmed that two individuals are in police custody, following the significant seizure of more than 500 pounds of cannabis.

He stated an 18 feet open keel boat named “Slick” powered by 85 and 75 horse power Yamaha outboard motors, was intercepted by Coast Guard Officers off the coast of Scotts Head during a police operation.




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A Dominican who resides in the north and a Vincentian national were found on the boat at the time it was intercepted.

They are expected to appear before a Roseau Magistrate on Thursday April 17th where they will be charged.

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