BREAKING…Immigration officers, Roraima Airways security guard remanded for cocaine trafficking

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Three immigration officers and a security guard today appeared before Chief Magistrate Ann McLennan at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court to answer to the charge of conspiring to traffic a quantity of cocaine.

capture 4It was alleged that between Monday, February 1 and Tuesday February 2 2016, the three immigration officers attached to the Cheddi Jagan International Airport; Orin Parris, 24, of 74 Timehri, Oral David, 29, of 401 Non Pariel East Coast Demerara and Raduskie Wright, 24, of 271 Number 77 New Housing Scheme Corriverton, Berbice, along with a Roraima Airways Security officer Diane Jackson, 31, of 17 Soesdyke Linden Highway conspired to traffic a quantity of cocaine.

The police prosecutor objected to bail due to the gravity of the charge. They were all were remanded to prison and the matter was adjourned for March 10.

Reports are that the package of cocaine, weighing almost two pounds, was discovered by a handling staff while clearing the luggage from a Dynamic Airways flight upon its arrival in the U.S.

The handler at JFK then notified his supervisors and the drug enforcement unit at the JFK airport about his discovery and investigations into the matter subsequently began.

With the help of U.S. authorities, the Customs Anti-Narcotic Unit (CANU) along with the Guyana Police Narcotics Branch began intense investigations into the matter which led to the arrest of the above-mentioned individuals.

INews was told that although these persons have been implicated in the matter, investigations are still-going to ensure that “the matter is thoroughly probed.”

 

 

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  1. BREAKING…Immigration officers, Roraima Airways security guard remanded for cocaine trafficking..
    They vote PNC now they wish PPP had won since they cant cry disenfranchisement any more..They will forever bite off hands that feed them..Lock them up and jail them for life.. But their rulers might pardon them and give them back their jobs..What Guyanese heard on taped recording between PNC minister AG Williams and former top copper now PNC passport minister with big jobs eh..
    Had any member of PPP caught discussing planting drugs on anyone you bet they would be before the court and it they refused bet your life on it would be mass riots..

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