26 year old WPC charged for possession of marijuana for trafficking

Twenty six year old police  of­fi­cer Karita Dalrymple of Mason Hall Tobago was arrested on an outstanding warrant for possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking.

She is at­tached to the Emer­gency Re­sponse Pa­trol in To­ba­go has been in the police service for just three years.

WPC Dal­rym­ple of Bel­mont Road, Ma­son Hall, plead­ed not guilty to the charge when she ap­peared be­fore Mag­is­trate In­drani Ce­de­no at the Scar­bor­ough Mag­is­trates court on Tues­day.

The WPCs arrest came af­ter an in­ves­ti­ga­tion and search of her home by To­ba­go po­lice who discovered quan­ti­ty of mar­i­jua­na.

The Di­rec­tor of Pub­lic Pros­e­cu­tions advised that charges be  laid against Dal­rym­ple. She was then placed on $350,000 bail. Dal­rym­ple al­so has to sub­mit her pass­port. She was rep­re­sent­ed by At­tor­ney Sid­do­nia John.

She is sched­uled to reap­pear in court on Au­gust 27.

Her boyfriend Kurt East­man was al­so charged for the same of­fence.