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28th October 2021, 12:05

Two year sentence for woman who imported five grams of cocaine

A La Linea resident has been given a two year prison sentence for intent to supply five grams of cocaine.

Valerija Tkac was stopped by a Customs officer on the 17th of September as she crossed the border and found to be in possession of the Class A drug.

She was and charged with possession, importation and intent to supply and pleaded guilty at the first opportunity.

Tkac had no previous convictions. 

Chief Justice Anthony Dudley sentenced the 33 year old in Supreme Court, reducing the term by a third, given her early plea.