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T&T woman arrested in Barbados for liquid cocaine trafficking

Published: Monday December 2, 2013 | 8:51 am Comments 0

A Trinidadian was arrested in Barbados yesterday after 218 bottles of liquid cocaine were found in her luggage.

Reports indicate that 33-year-old Charlen Ulanda Ferguson was arrested and charged with possession of 1.74 kilograms of cocaine, possession with intent to supply, trafficking and importation.

She reportedly arrived in Barbados from Trinidad and was interviewed by personnel from the Drug Squad after clearing immigration.

She was searched by Customs personnel, but nothing was found.

Reports say she was taken to a police station and a more detailed search of her luggage was done and the liquid cocaine was discovered in a box of cosmetics.


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