George Nooks arrested on drug possession charges
George Nooks arrested on drug charges
Police sources say the 56-year-old entertainer was arrested in St Andrew yesterday after a plastic bag with a small quantity of white powdery substance, believed to be cocaine, was found in his 2016 Mercedes Benz sport utility vehicle.
According to CCU, about 9:00 p.m., police were on operation in the Duhaney Park area when they observed Nooks acting in a manner that arouse their suspicion. He was accosted and a bag he was carrying searched, the bag was found to contain just under 2 ounces of cocaine. the singer was subsequently taken to the Duhaney Park Police Station arrested and charged.
Nooks was charged with possession of cocaine and offered bail in the sum of $80,000 on Friday, May 5. He is to appear in the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court on May 17.