Police search man for firearm but find marijuana instead!
Police, while searching a man for firearm, allegedly came up with marijuana instead.
According to reports reaching our newsroom, Miguel Senhouse, a 25 year old resident of Brandywine Bay, Tortola, was stopped and searched by officers of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) who were patrolling the Vanterpool Estate area on Friday, September 26, 2020.
The man was reportedly approached by officers after he fit the description given by an informant who said they suspected him of having a firearm in his possession.
When searched, the man was allegedly caught with over 20 dime bags containing marijuana.
Senhouse allegedly admitted to police that the illegal drugs belonged to him.
He was charged and granted station bail in the sum of $10,000 and will face the Magistrate’s Court on November 12, 2020.