Nine Filipinos and Peruvians arrested for dangerous drugs


Tribune Freeport Reporter

NINE Filipinos and Peruvians were arrested on Grand Bahama for possession of dangerous drugs with intent to supply after over $70,000 worth of suspected cocaine was discovered at an apartment in Freeport.

According to reports, shortly after 2am on Sunday, July 8, officers of the Rapid Response executed a search warrant at an apartment complex on Waterfall Drive, where they discovered a duffle bag containing five packages, each containing what was suspected to be cocaine.

Police reported that the drugs weighed 12 pounds and have an estimated street value of $75,000.

All the occupants were arrested and taken into custody.