Three men have been charged with conspiracy to import ganja in an incident that occurred in July 2016. They appeared in Summary Court on Tuesday.

The defendants are Jamie Justin Solomon, 25; Ivon Somoza Bush Jr., 24, and Kevin Ashley Ebanks, 38.

Their charge sheet listed Mr. Solomon and Mr. Ebanks as having addresses in West Bay. Mr. Bush’s address was in East End.

They are accused of conspiring together and with others between July 12-17, 2016 to import 35.66 kilos (77.18 pounds) of ganja.

No details were mentioned in court. A press release issued by police the weekend of July 17, 2016 stated that three men had been arrested on suspicion of importing ganja after a canoe came ashore in Prospect.

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Magistrate Valdis Foldats adjourned the matter until June 12 and suggested that the defendants complete their applications for legal aid.

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