Two persons arrested in St Ann for $1.4M worth of ganja

September 08, 2016
@Normal:A farmer shows off the distinctive leaves of a marijuana plant.

The St Ann police seized approximately 300 pounds of ganja in Alexandria, St Ann, yesterday.

Reports from the Alexandria police are that Vehicle Check Point Operations were being conducted along the Alexandria main road between midnight and 1 a.m., when a Toyota Corolla motor car was stopped, searched and the drug found.

The drug seized has an estimated street value of approximately $1.4 million.

Thirty-three-year-old mechanic, Kerol Williams, and 21-year-old Shanieka Johnson, a bartender, both of Hamony Hall, St Elizabeth, were arrested and charged in connection with the seizure.

They will appear in the St Ann Parish Court early next week.

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