Teen bailed for trying to smuggle contraband to prisoner

Charmaine Lamazon

SENIOR Magistrate Leron Daly on Friday granted 17-year-old Charmaine Lamazon $40,000 bail for attempting to smuggle contraband to a prisoner at the East Ruimveldt Police Station.

Charmaine Lamazon, of Tucville, Georgetown, appeared at the Georgetown Magistrates’ Court and pleaded not guilty to the charge.

Particulars of the offence state that on June 5,2019 at East Ruimveldt Police Station, Lamazon attempted to smuggle a prohibited article, a lighter, in a box of food for Daniel Boutrin, who was a prisoner in custody.

The matter has been adjourned until July 18,2019.