Nigerian national held trying to mail cocaine


    A Nigerian national has been held for possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking.

    Around 2:15pm yesterday, officers went to TTPost along Coffee Street in San Fernando, where they detained the 40-year-old man.

    The suspect reportedly attempted to export a quantity of cocaine to India and Thailand, which were hidden among fishing reels in several envelopes.

    A search warrant was also executed around 4:20pm at the man’s home in Enterprise, where they recovered 446 grams of cocaine.