AN AMERICAN citizen was arrested at the Bimini Airport this week after suspected marijuana was reportedly found in his luggage, a senior police official reported.
#The discovery was made shortly after noon at the South Bimini Airport, reported Assistant Superintendent of the Police Stephen Rolle.
#He said officers from the South Bimini Police Station were at the airport when they received information from security officers that a passenger onboard an international flight was in possession of dangerous drugs.
#ASP Rolle said officers approached the adult male while at baggage claim and informed him of their suspicion. A search was conducted of the passenger’s luggage. Officers discovered two plastic containers with a quantity of suspected marijuana.
#ASP Rolle said that an American male was arrested as a result and taken into police custody.
#Investigations are continuing into the matter.