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Guyanese Woman Caught With Cocaine in Hair Weave in Bahamas

Bahamas (Mckoy’s News)Guyanese Woman Caught With Cocaine in Hair: A woman from Guyana has been arrested at the Lunden Pindling International Airport (LPIA) for attempting to smuggle cocaine into the Bahamas concealed in her hair weave.

According to police reports, alert Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) officers took the Guyanese woman into custody following the seizure of just over two pounds of cocaine on Tuesday afternoon May 23.  Shortly after 3:00 PM, a team of officers assigned to the DEU conducted a search of a Guyanese female passenger, who has just arrived on a Caribbean Airlines flight from Suriname, at the Bahamas Customs arrival area at LPIA.

During the search, one taped package containing cocaine was found concealed in a weave attached to her hair.

Dr Colin O Jarrett-Mckoy’s News Contributor

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