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Barbadian passenger held allegedly with cocaine strapped to body

The cocaine that was allegedly  found strapped to the legs of a male Barbadian before he was scheduled to board a plane at the Eugene F. Correia (Ogle) International Airport.

The cocaine that was allegedly found strapped to the legs of a male Barbadian before he was scheduled to board a plane at the Eugene F. Correia (Ogle) International Airport.

Guyanese anti-narcotics police said a Barbadian young man was caught with almost one kilogramme of cocaine strapped to his body.

Police said the 22-year old man was held at about 1:15 PM at the Eugene F. Correia (Ogle) International Airport while he was an outgoing passenger.

The estimated 914 grammes of cocaine, investigators said, were found strapped to his legs.

Several Guyanese and foreigners have in the past been held at that Eugene F. Correia International Airport with cocaine and marijuana strapped to their bodies or in their baggage.

  • Lance Vance

    i did mention a couple of weeks ago ,when the 2 Jamaican & 1 Guyanese get kill in Suriname because ganga fail to inform the Suriname not to shoot his buddies, that the pnc set up a Caribbean crime unit, so the police will have to catch some of the criminals ,but the majority will go free, that is pnc @ work..

  • Col123

    Darn cocaine terrorist!…they should water board him…and let him squeal…check if he is one of Grangie or Jaggie sibling..

  • Col123

    This drug issue is wearing down Guyanese…The speculations abound despite some simple govt. actions required to resolve it…and the DEA???.. why waste my time on this….