Drug charges for professional athlete and others
Three men, including a professional athlete, are due to appear in court tomorrow in connection with the discovery earlier today of cannabis during drug eradication exercises in Henley, St John.
Professional athlete Everton Carlo Evelyn, 38, is facing four charges after nine cannabis plants were reportedly found under cultivation on his property and a further two pounds of loose quantity in his house.
Jamel Kerry Evelyn, 29, was also charged after lawmen say they discovered 20 seedlings under cultivation on his property, as well as three more pounds of loose quantity of cannabis.
The third person charged with possession, possession with intent to supply, trafficking and cultivation of cannabis is Charles Ernest Padmore, 54. Police said they found 10 plants growing in his enclosed yard.
Additionally, 98 cannabis plants were discovered hidden in a bushy area.