St Elizabeth Farmer Caught with over 150 Lbs of Ganja

Henry Bucknor Mckoy's News Crime Investigator

Jamaica News, March 7, 2018 –  St Elizabeth Farmer Caught with Ganja                                                              

St Elizabeth, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – A St Elizabeth farmer was on Sunday arrested and charged for Breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act after ganja weighing over 150 lbs were found on a boat which he was sailing.

The accused farmer has been identified as 59-year-old James Dunkley of Slipe District also in St Elizabeth.

He has since been charged with dealing in and possession of ganja.

Reports are that shortly after 10:45 p.m. on Sunday, March 4, police officers attached to the St Elizabeth Marine Division were on patrol along a section of the river when they saw a boat.

It is further reported that the boat which was being driven by Dunkley was ordered to stop.  The police boarded the vessel and following a search, they discovered ganja weighing approximately 159 pounds hidden under a tarpaulin.

The lawmen stated that the accused was arrested and the drugs which is estimated at a street value of over $634,000 was seized.

The accused is booked to appear in the St Elizabeth Parish Court sometimes this week.

 

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