Investigators assigned to the Narcotics Division arrested and charged a woman following the seizure of approximately 0.4 kilograms of cocaine at the Norman Manley International Airport on Saturday, October 26.
She is 52-year-old Sophia Clark, higgler of Moneague, St. Ann.
Reports are that about 1:30 p.m. Clark arrived in the island on a flight from Suriname and during screening the cocaine was found concealed on her person.
The drug has an estimated street value of 500 thousand Jamaican dollars.
Clark has been charged with Possession of Cocaine, Importing Cocaine and Conspiracy to Import Cocaine.
She is scheduled to appear before the Kingston and St. Andrew Parish Court on Tuesday, November 05.