Jamaican Nabbed In Rhode Island With Ganja


CaribWorldNews, PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island, Weds. June 17, 2009: Police in Rhode Island have arrested a 31-year-old Jamaican migrant with over 50 pounds of ganja.

Orville G. Watson, of 119 Alger Avenue, Providence, Rhode Island has been arrested for possession of marijuana with intent to deliver, possession of a firearm while committing a crime of violence, possession of a stolen firearm, and conspiracy. 

A preliminary investigation revealed that packages sent to the above-listed address were being shipped from the State of California and contained fictitious information consistent with transportation methods used by drug traffickers. 

Watson is being held without bail and remanded to the Adult Correctional Institution pending a bail review in 4th District Court. He faces deportation if convicted.

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