A man from Stock Farm has been charged in relations to a massive drug bust of over $5-million in the community.
Anthony Jno Baptiste, of 68 Simon Boliver, Stock Farm, appeared in court on Monday and he pleaded not guilty to possession of cocaine with intent to supply to another.
He was arrested on charged by the police on December 30, 2015, at Stock Farm for being in possession of 190,000 grams of cocaine.
The drug has an estimated street value of EC$5,073,000.00.
The prosecution made submissions for bail to be denied but the defense will be making bail application on Monday, January 11.
The trial date is set for April 21st, 2016.
Jno Baptiste is now on remand at the Stock Farm Prison.
The Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) has also indicated to the court that there is an interest in Jno Baptiste’s assets associated with this matter.
He is represented by Gina Dyer Munro.