drug-bust2Two men from Dominica and one from Venezuela are facing gun-related and drug charges following drug bust executed by the Drug Squad Unit of the Commonwealth of Dominica Police at Tan Tan on Thursday, 28th July 2016.

During the operation, one kilogram of alleged cocaine, a firearm, marijuana, three live rounds of 14 gauge ammunition and 42 live rounds of .22 ammunition, were discovered and seized.

Trevor Rodney, of Tan Tan was charged with possession and possession with intent to supply cannabis weed, alleged cocaine and for being in possession of a firearm without a license and ammunition without a license, police PRO, Acting Inspector Pellam Jno Baptiste said.

Additionally, Jerome Lavashier, of Portsmouth, and a man from Venezuela, who resides in Dominica, Simon Martinez, have also been charged with possession and possession with intent to supply alleged cocaine.

Just one day before, on Wednesday 27th, July 2016, the Drug Squad Unit executed search warrants in Tan Tan and Picard and seized one firearm, alleged cocaine, cannabis, and ammunition.