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Correctional officer on drug-related charges

Published:Friday | March 20, 2015 | 5:48 PM

Thirty-year-old correctional officer, Mickloth Hutchinson, has been arrested and charged with breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act.

The police say about 4:15 yesterday afternoon, senior officers at the Horizon Adult Remand Centre in Kingston conducted a search of Hutchinson’s motorcar.

They say during the search four parcels containing ganja were found.

Hutchinson was taken into custody and subsequently charged with possession of ganja, dealing in ganja, and introducing contraband into a penal institution.

He is scheduled to appear before the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court on Thursday, April 9.