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Kingston man arrested in May Pen on cocaine charges

Published:Tuesday | December 27, 2016 | 12:19 AM

A Kingston man is now in police custody on charges of breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act.

The police say 50-year-old Donald Murray of an Olympic Gardens address was arrested in May Pen, Clarendon late yesterday afternoon after 2.2 pounds of cocaine was found in his Nissan motor car during a stop and search operation.

According to the police, the drug was found in a white plastic bag and has an estimated street value of $535,000.

Murray has been charged with illegal possession of cocaine and dealing in cocaine.