The Office of National Drug and Money Laundering Control Policy (ONDCP) on Monday arrested and charged Kenroy Marshall for 4lbs 6oz of compressed cannabis which was seized from his possession during an operation conducted on February 18 this year.
The drugs carry an estimated value of EC$17, 500. Marshall has been charged with possession of cannabis and possession of cannabis with intent to supply.
At a court appearance on July 16, Marshall entered a guilty plea to the charges and was subsequently sentenced on July 17 to a fine of $35,000 with $3,000 to be paid with 24 hours and the remainder payable in $1,000 increments monthly.
Failure to make payments will result in 18 months imprisonment.