Two charged in Bimini drug bust
Published: Oct 08, 2013
Two men were yesterday remanded to Her Majesty’s Prisons after being charged with possession of 411 pounds of marijuana police confiscated in a bust on Bimini Saturday morning.
Nineteen-year-old Kareem Chea and 26-year-old Andero Clarke appeared before Magistrate Andrew Forbes.
Both men pleaded not guilty to possession and conspiracy to possess.
Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) officers and Bimini police, working on intelligence, reportedly found the marijuana along Bimini’s northeastern shoreline around 8 a.m.
Head of DEU Superintendent Samuel Butler said the marijuana was packed in numerous bags and ready for transport.