Jamaican national Deorian Orlando Duhaney will spend 12 months at Her Majesty’s Prison Dodds after pleading guilty to several drug related offences.
Duhaney appeared before Magistrate Laurie-Ann Smith-Bovell in the District ‘B’ Magistrates’ court today charged with possession of cannabis, possession with intent to supply, trafficking cannabis, and importation of cannabis.
The 40-year-old man arrived here on Monday, January 26, from his homeland via Trinidad.
After clearing immigration he was interviewed by police and then referred to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital where he passed out 47 taped packages containing cannabis.
The drugs weighed 0.5 pounds and have an estimated street value of $2000.
Duhaney was fined $4000 forthwith or 12 months in prison for trafficking. The fine was not paid.
He was convicted, reprimanded and discharged on the remaining offences.