Brit on cocaine rap


Brit on cocaine rap

Saturday, November 16, 2019

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THE Narcotics police arrested and charged a British national on Tuesday at the Sangster International Airport for breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act.

Charged with possession of cocaine, dealing in cocaine and attempting to export cocaine is 29-year-old Elijah Wade of Nottingham, England

Police said about 5:00 pm Wade checked in to board a flight to London when his luggage was searched and white substance resembling cocaine weighing approximately 1.65 pounds was found. The drug has an estimated street value of $975,000.

Wade is scheduled to appear before the St James Parish Court next Tuesday.

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