Jamaica Crime News, St James: A St. James man is refuting allegations that the police found him in possession of eight ounce of ganja.
The defendant, Iran Senior made a brief appearance before the St. James Parish Court Tuesday morning to face the ganja possession charge.
It is alleged that the police were in the community of German Town in the parish on the day in question when they observed Senior sitting on a bench with eight ounces of marijuana in his possession.
However, the accused man is disputing the amount saying he only had 1 ½ ounces.
The matter was subsequently set for mention on September 5 for the weight of the drug to be ascertained. Senior’s bail was extended.