Kingston, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Kingston Freeport Terminal $80M Cocaine Bust: Sixty four kilograms of cocaine was discovered in a shipping container at the Kingston Freeport Terminal Yesterday, Wednesday, May 31.
According to reports from the police, the containers were discovered at the facility of the Jamaica Customs Agency. Custom officials were targeting containers shipped from Guyana and Suriname.
During the search of two containers shipped from Guyana, a travelling bag was found in each container which contained parcels with cocaine. A search was done on the shipment from Suriname and cocaine was also found.
The street value of the cocaine found is over JA$80 million.
Contributed by Dr. Colin O Jarrett