A man and woman were charged with possessing cocaine and ganja with intent to supply and appeared in court Thursday afternoon.
The 35-year-old West Bay man and 30-year-old George Town woman were both charged with:
- Possession with intent to supply (both cocaine and ganja);
- Possession of cocaine and ganja; and
- Money laundering.
Additionally, the man was charged with conspiracy to supply cocaine.
The woman was bailed with conditions and the man was remanded to custody.
Both are scheduled to next appear in court on Jan. 5.
According to a press release a day earlier, during a police operation around 10:45 a.m., officers stopped a vehicle on the Esterley Tibbetts Highway, near the Strand. When police searched the car, they found a substance suspected to be cocaine. A subsequent search of a residence in West Bay yielded more suspected cocaine and ganja.