Two persons were at the weekend arrested and charged for drug related offences during separate operations.
On Friday, 8 August 2014, Akada Stafford, 30 years, Teacher, of Belvedere, Carriacou was arrested and charged when half kilo of cocaine worth an approximate street value of $50,000 was found in her possession shortly after she disembarked the Osprey Shuttle at the Carenage, St George’s.
On Saturday, 9 August 2014, Leander Peters of La Poterie, St. Andrew was arrested and charged after 5.5 kilos of cocaine worth an estimated $550,000 was found in his possession at the Grenada Yacht Club. A speed boat belonging to Peters was also seized. He has since been remanded to Richmond Hill Prison.
Source: Office of the Commissioner of Police