Caught with Guns and Drugs
On Friday the 15th of February 2008, a Search Warrant was executed on the premises of Christian Henry, age 33 of Petit Bough Street, in Anse La Raye. During the search the following items were recovered:
One (1) 12 Gauge shot gun with 10 rounds of ammunition, one (1) 9mm pistol with one round of ammunition, approximately 1.81 Kgs of cannabis, a quantity of jewellery (gold) and a video camera. Henry has been charged for the following offences:
- Possession of controlled drugs.
- Possession of controlled drugs with intent to supply to another
- Unlawful possession
- Possession of one 12 gauge shot gun
- Converting firearm
- Possession of one 9mm pistol
- Possession of ammunition.
Acting upon information, the officers conducted an operation at La Point in Mon Repos on Saturday the 16th of February, 2008. During that operation, a search warrant was executed on the premises of Chester Prince, age 29 of La Point. A quantity of 5.742 Kgs of dried cannabis was recovered during that search and in the process; six hundred and twenty six (626) plants and 23 seedlings were recovered at the residence of Louvin Mathurin, age 35 also of La Point. An eradication exercise on that same day resulted in one hundred and thirty six (136) fully grown plants being destroyed, also in La Point.
Chester Prince and Louvin Mathurin were charged for the following offences:
- Possession of controlled drugs and possession of controlled drugs with intent to supply to another.
Luovin Mathurin was also charged for Cultivation.