Woman accused of drug trafficking
A 63-YEAR-OLD Jamaican woman is scheduled to appear in the District “A” Magistrates’ Court today charged with trafficking and importing cannabis into Barbados.
She is Gloria Simpson-Harris who police say arrived by air yesterday.
After being interviewed by police, she was referred to Customs where a search allegedly revealed four packages of cannabis hidden in a false compartment of her suitcase.
The packages weighed five pounds.
Simpson-Harris also faces charges of possession and possession with intent to supply. (PR/NB)