Canadian facing four drug charges
A Canadian visitor who tried to smuggle six kilograms of cannabis into the island yesterday is set to appear in court today.
Brittany Chelsea Kotler, a 24-year-student, will appear in the District ‘A’ Magistrates Court this morning charged with possession of cannabis, possession with intent to supply, trafficking and importation.
According to police public relations officer Acting Assistant Superintendent David Welch, Kotler arrived at the Grantley Adams International Airport yesterday.
However, she was detained by Customs Enforcement personnel and a search of her luggage discovered three packages of cannabis weighing six kilos in false compartments. She was subsequently arrested and charged.