Tuesday, July 28th, 2015. BMG: A drug peddler well known by police for trafficking cocaine and cannabis into the peninsula, will be spending the rest of his birthday behind bars after he was arrested and charged by Placencia Police Quick Response Team (QRT) this morning, July 28.
Police reports are that while in an area known for drug activity around 11:30 a.m, officers saw 48 year old Dwayne Logan acting suspiciously, tossing a plastic bag and jumping into the nearby lagoon upon sight of the police patrol.
Officers quickly jumped into the lagoon and caught Logan on the other side, after which the plastic bag was retrieved and opened in front of him.
The bag contained suspected cannabis which was taken to the Placencia police station and weighed in front of Logan, amounting to 391 grams of the suspected drug.
Logan, an Independence Village resident, who turned 48 years old today, was charged for drug trafficking and police notes that he has been arrested for drug offenses 4 times in the last 6 months.
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