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St Thomas men accused of hiding coke in ground provisions not yet charged

Published:Sunday | March 26, 2017 | 12:00 PM

The police say charges are pending against two St Thomas men in connection with the seizure of cocaine hidden in ground provisions.

The police say the men are facing charges of possession of cocaine, dealing in cocaine, attempting export of cocaine and conspiracy.

They say the two pounds of cocaine, which is valued at just over $1 million, were seized on Friday at a warehouse at the Norman Manley International Airport.

The police say the shipment was destined for England.