US National Arrested For Cocaine At Airport



An American national has been arrested for cocaine he was reportedly trying to take out of Jamaica.


He is 39-year-old Marcesa Lewis of Texas, United States of America (USA). Reports are that Lewis is a flight attendant.

Reports are that Lewis checked in at the Sangster International Airport in St. James, Saturday, August 17, to board a flight to Houston, Texas. During screening a white substance resembling cocaine was found concealed in a wooden carving inside his luggage. The weight of the drug is approximately one pound; it has an estimated street value of three quarters of a million dollar ($750,000).


He was subsequently charged for possession of cocaine, dealing in cocaine and attempting to export cocaine. He is scheduled to appear in the St. James Parish Court on Friday, August 23.



Franklin McKnight

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