One Man Arrested for Cultivation of Marijuana and Possession of Homemade Firearm
On Thursday 12th April 2012, Officers attached to the Special Services Unit, Castries conducted eradication exercises on two separate marijuana fields at Cheodorine, near the village of Anse La Raye
On the first field a total of Five Thousand and ten (5010) grown marijuana plants were destroyed and Eight Thousand, Two Hundred and Fifty-Three (8253) plants on the other.
One male individual by the name of Gregory Felix also known as Smiling originally of Ravineau, Choiseul but resides at Labayee was arrested on one of the fields. At the time he was in possession of one 12 Gauge homemade fire arm and Fourteen (14) rounds of 12 Gauge rounds of ammunition.
He was arrested and charged for cultivation of Marijuana, possession of homemade firearm as well as possession of ammunition. He is currently before the court answering to these charges.