Grenville Magistrate’s Court: Money Laundering and Drug Charges

Venezuelan Fisherman on Money Laundering Charge

A 35-year-old Venezuelan who appeared at the Grenville Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday, 6 June, having been charged with money laundering and illegal entry into Grenada, has been sentenced to 6 months’ imprisonment.

Jesus Lopez, a Fisherman, was apprehended on 1 June in La Poterie, St Andrew during a police operation where US$26,500 was found stashed inside a sneaker.

Jesus Lopez

Mikel Milkson Pleads Guilty to Drug Charges

A St George resident, Mikel Milkson, 34 years old of Good Hope, who pleaded guilty to trafficking and possession of a controlled drug at the Grenville Magistrates Court on Tuesday, 6 June 2017 has been remanded to prison. Milkson will reappear in Court on Friday, 9 June for sentencing.

Milkson and 2 other persons were nabbed after police intercepted the vehicle in which they were travelling, in Conference, St Andrew on 1 June, sometime after 5 pm. A search of the vehicle revealed 22 pounds of cannabis. Charges against the other persons were dismissed after Mikel accepted full responsibility for the drugs.

Mikel Milkson

 

Office of Commissioner of Police

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