Drug trafficking charges for former customs broker
Joanne Cheeseman of 2nd Avenue, Melvins, Black Rock, St. Michael was detained two days ago at the Port following the joint investigation by the Drug Squad and Customs Enforcement.
She has been charged with possession of 37 pounds of cannabis, trafficking, acts preparatory to trafficking cannabis, and not having third party insurance or road tax.
Cheeseman was due to appear at the District ‘A’ Magistrate’s Court today.
Meantime, lawmen are investigating the discovery of a postal package from Jamaica containing 541 grammes of compressed cannabis.
The drug was concealed in chocolates and coffee within the package. No arrests have been made.