Thursday, April 18, 2024

$80 000 fine for one, others jailed

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THREE MORE CANADIANS joined a fellow national at Her Majesty’s Prison Dodds yesterday while another was fined $80 000 after pleading guilty.

Paige Amber Clark, 20, Emma Jacqueline Young, 17, Natalie Linton, 24 and Charlotte Blackman, 35, arrived from Canada on Tuesday with a combined 145 pounds of marijuana. The drugs were found hidden in boxes inside their luggage.

The four were arrested at the Grantley Adams International Airport and individually charged with possession of cannabis, possession with intent to supply, trafficking, and importation.

Linton and Young had 121 packages of cannabis worth more than $350 000 whilst Clarke and Blackman had 130 packages worth $480 000.

Please read the full story in today’s Weekend Nation, or in the eNATION edition.

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