Two Jamaicans on drug charges

A Jamaican man and woman are set to appear in the District ‘B’ Magistrates court today to answer drug related charges.

Hooden Mykini Blackwood, 31, and businesswoman Tamika Latoya Fearon, 36, are each facing four charges of possession of cannabis, possession with intent to supply cannabis, trafficking cannabis and importation of cannabis.

Blackwood was arrested after arriving at the Grantley Adams International Airport (GAIA) on Sunday. After being interviewed by police, he was referred to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital where he subsequently passed out 136 packages of cannabis weighing 2.2 pounds.

Fearon arrived at the GAIA on May 8, but after being interviewed by police, a search of her luggage revealed two taped packages of cannabis concealed in false compartments of her suitcase. The drugs weighed four pounds.


9 Responses to Two Jamaicans on drug charges

  1. Joceline Blackett
    Joceline Blackett June 2, 2015 at 4:40 pm

    Another two idiots. Lock them up with hard labour in the mid day sun cultivating the land.

  2. harry turnover June 2, 2015 at 4:58 pm

    From hairdressers to business women…same difference…ALL ah dem operate in the RED LIGHT districts at night.
    A sign needs to be place at their Airports stating that ALL persons who have drugs on their person WILL be caught on arrival in Bdos…..stan home !!

  3. Antony Rack
    Antony Rack June 2, 2015 at 5:33 pm

    If there can afford to travel to Barbados, life can’t be so hard with them in Jamaica, these smugglers, there are lazy, no good, yellow bellies, lowdown smuggler, looking for easy lifestyle, what is wrong with renting land and form it,

  4. Veroniva Boyce
    Veroniva Boyce June 2, 2015 at 7:49 pm

    Look, put them on the beach to clean up sea weed do! When they’re finished don’t let them even have a bath put them on the next flight home.

  5. dave June 2, 2015 at 7:54 pm

    Customs Officers working hard at the Airport along with the Police but getting little recognition and awards from the ungrateful administrators including the political directorate.

  6. cecil P June 2, 2015 at 8:42 pm

    Customs Officers and police have a fight on there hands if u know Jamaicans they don’t give up that easy they will try and try and try until they get the drugs in BIM. I must say some will get in .Jamaica should start doing like the U.S.A check the damn luggage before they leave .on the other hand the Jamaicans Customs Officers probably getting a cut if they get the drugs into the country

  7. dave June 2, 2015 at 8:51 pm

    Good suggestion cecil P
    Barbados political directorate should push the idea of the authorities in Jamaica searching departing passengers.

  8. Rosalind Best
    Rosalind Best June 2, 2015 at 11:22 pm


  9. Patrick Blackman June 3, 2015 at 12:45 am

    This is very sad, these people willing to take this risk when they know most probably they will be arrested. Some us make jokes at these unfortunate people not realizing that within a short period of time this country will be just like Jamaica, doesn’t matter which party is in power BLP/DLP we are heading straight in this direction.


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