Two men, from Loubiere, have been fined a total of EC$11,000, after being convicted of possession of firearm, possession of ammunition, and possession of cannabis weed.
According to Police PRO, Acting Inspector, Pellam Jno Baptiste, on June 4, 2016, the Police executed a search warrant on the premises of Corwin James Jack, at Loubiere.
“One sixteen gauge, double barrel shotgun, four rounds of sixteen gauge ammunition, and fifty-four grams of cannabis weed, with an approximate value of EC$119 were recovered and seized,” he revealed.
Kernel James Jack was charged for possession of firearm, possession of ammunition, and possession of cannabis weed, and Kervin Jack was charged for possession of cannabis weed, Jno Baptiste said.
They were brought before the Magistrate’s Court in Roseau, on Tuesday, June 7, 2016, and were convicted.
Kernel Jack was fined a total of EC$10,500, and Kervin Jack was fined EC$500.