Man gets $500,000 bail for marijuana charge


    A 26 year old man, who appeared in court for possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking, has been granted $500,000 bail.

    According to the Newsday, Anthony Edwin was arrested after police got a call on June 8th and stopped a grey Mazda 6 Sedan along the Naparima Mayaro Road, in the vicinity of Cedar Grove Road.

    They found 32 packets of marijuana weighing 33 kilograms, with an estimated street value of $330,000, in the trunk of the vehicle.

    Edwin stood in the Mayaro Magistrates Court yesterday.