Electrician held as cops seize over 10m worth of drugs Loop Jamaica

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The Narcotics Detectives supported by the St Catherine South police carried out an anti-narcotics operation and arrested and charged  36-year-old Andrew Walcott, electrician, of Clarks Town, Manchester at West Street Cottage Complex, Old Harbour, in St Catherine on Friday, November 17.

Reports are that a Nissan Titan motor car was intercepted during the operation and two rectangular parcels containing cocaine and $10,000 was also found.

The vehicle, cash, and drugs were seized and the driver was taken into custody. The driver of the vehicle was subsequently charged. 

Walcott has been charged with possession of cocaine, dealing in cocaine, trafficking cocaine and possession of criminal property.

The weight of the drugs is approximately 2 kilograms.

The drug has a street value of $68,000 USD.

His court date is being finalized. 

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