Posted: Thursday, March 3, 2016. 6:05 pm CST.
But whatever substance was in fact found, the forensics laboratory in Ladyville has confirmed it was not cocaine, nor was it heroin, or any illegal substance at all.
As a result, the court prosecutor was forced to drop the charge this morning before Magistrate Carlon Mendoza, leaving Roe free.
Roe was represented by attorney Liesje Barrow-Chung. He had been arraigned on January 4 after a constable made the alleged drug bust at the Ramada Princess Hotel and Casino, where he recovered the alleged cocaine, concealed in a small transparent plastic bag in his left front trouser pocket.
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