Woman Charged in ONDCP Drug Bust
Wednesday 16th January, 2019-A joint operation between the Office of National Drug and Money Laundering Control Policy (ONDCP) and its law enforcement partners has led to the discovery of a barrel containing Compressed Cannabis.
Now one woman is facing drug trafficking charges.
In a statement, the ONDCP outlined that the bust took place on Monday 14th January, 2019.
The Cannabis was concealed inside several boxes of detergent that were hidden among food items. Additionally, portions of Cannabis were also discovered in other areas in the apartment and the environs immediately outside of the apartment in Cedar Valley where the search warrant was executed.
The combined weight of the Cannabis recovered totalled 14.69lbs which carries an estimated wholesale value of Fifty-Eight Thousand, Seven Hundred and Sixty EC Dollars (ECD$58, 760.00).
Two female occupants were detained in connection with the seizure. One of them, Chanel Jeniene ABBOTT has been charged with Possession of Cannabis and Possession with Intent to Transfer. She is expected to be arraigned in the Magistrate’s Court on the charges.