Friday 19 April, 2019

UPDATE: Bail set for man in weekend drug bust

UPDATE: By Tameisha Sobers

A man accused of having almost $8000 worth of ecstasy, marijuana and cocaine at his home was granted bail today.

Tedroy Henderson Glenfield Gittens, 46, of Military Road, Bush Hall, St Michael, denied the eight drug-related charges against him when he appeared in the District "A" Magistrates' Court.

There were no objections to bail by the prosecution and Magistrate Kristie Cuffy-Sargeant granted bail at the sum of $9000 with one surety.

He is expected to report to the District "A" police station every Thursday and will return to court on March 15, 2018.

Gittens was represented by attorney-at-law Shadia Simpson.

Police indicated that the drugs and apparatus were discovered after executing a warrant at Gittens' house.

 

The offences which allegedly occurred on November 25, 2017 include:

    1, Unlawfully Possession of Cannabis

    2, Unlawful Possession of Cannabis with intent to supply

    3, Trafficking of Cannabis

    4, Unlawful Possession of Cocaine

    5, Unlawful Possession of Cocaine with intent to supply

    6, Trafficking of Cocaine

    7, Unlawful Possession of Ecstasy (3-4-methylenedioxymethoyamphetamine (MDMA)

    8, Possession of Apparatus

The weight of the Cocaine is 111.38 grams with an estimated street value of $ 5 569.00.

The weight of the cannabis is 113.32 grams with an estimated street value of $ 566.00,

The Ecstasy was a total of 87 pills, with an estimated street value of $ 1 740.00.

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ORIGINAL POST: Police press release

Tedroy Henderson Glenfield Gittens, 46 years, of Military Road, Bush Hall, St Michael, who was arrested and formally charged by police for a number of drug-related offences, appeared before Magistrate Cuffy-Sargeant in the District ‘A’ Magistrate Court today.

He pleaded not guilty to the offences, and was granted bail at the sum of $9000, with one surety, to reappear in Court on March 15, 2018. As part of his bail condition, Gittens is to report to the District ‘A’ Police Station every Thursday before 12:00 pm.

Gittens was formally charged for:

1, Unlawfully Possession of Cannabis

2, Unlawful Possession of Cannabis with intent to supply

3, Trafficking of Cannabis

4, Unlawful Possession of Cocaine

5, Unlawful Possession of Cocaine with intent to supply

6, Trafficking of Cocaine

7, Unlawful Possession of Ecstasy

8, Possession of Apparatus

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