Four correctional officers arrested
The police in St. Ann have arrested four female correctional officers and seized two parcels of ganja in Alexandria.
The officers are assigned to the Armadale Correctional Centre in the parish.
They are Sophia Meeks 35, Deon Morrison, 24, Cheryl Gentles, 39, and Patricia Patterson.
The police said senior correctional officers at the institution were carrying out a search of the female quarters around 8.30 a.m. when the parcels were found in the officers’ room.
The women have been charged for breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act.