The Narcotics Police arrested and charged a man for breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act at the Norman Manley International Airport on Monday, September 25.
Charged with Possession of ganja, Dealing in ganja and Taking steps preparatory to the export of ganja is 44-year-old Paul Baldwin of a Clarendon address.
Reports are that about 1:35 p.m., Baldwin checked a suitcase on a Caribbean Airlines Flight destined to Antigua. During a search of his suitcase, the ganja–weighing 5.4 pounds—was found concealed in a hammock and two pairs of shoes. He was taken into custody.
He is scheduled to appear in the Corporate Area Criminal Court on Wednesday, September 27.