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Marijuana seized at Norman Manley International Airport

Published:Friday | May 10, 2013 | 11:18 AM

The police are reporting that Orville McCatty has been charged with possession of marijuana and making attempts to export an illegal substance.



Reports are that investigators from the Transnational Crimes and Narcotics Division seized 12.1 pounds of marijuana from a passenger’s luggage at the Norman Manley International Airport yesterday.



The man was taken into custody in connection with the seizure and was subsequently charged.



Reports are that Orville McCatty was checking in to an Insel Airline flight destined for Curacao when his luggage including his laptop bag was searched and the marijuana valued at $36,000 found.



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