The execution of a search warrant at the Manners apartment at Cane Garden on the morning of April 8th, 2018 by members of the police force has led to the arrest of 28 years old Trinidadian Junior Gomez and 29 years old Yonette Small of Campden Park.
22,053gms of marijuana was discovered during the search.
Both defendants were escorted to the Serious Offences Court on Monday, April 9th, 2018 facing the joint charges of possession of drugs with intent to supply, having the drugs in their possession for the purpose of trafficking and agreeing together to export same.
When both men appeared in the Court before Chief Magistrate Gomez pleaded guilty to the first two charges and not guilty to the other while Small plead not guilty to all.
Small was allowed to walk free but Gomez was jailed for 22 months for the two charges to which he entered guilty pleas.
The other charge to which he enter a plea of not guilty the charge was withdrawn against him.
By St Clair Charles