Narcotics police arrested a British man at the Sangster International Airport on Tuesday.
Twenty-nine year-old Elijah Wade of Nottingham, England was charged with Possession of Cocaine, Dealing in Cocaine and Attempting to Export Cocaine.
Reports are about 5 Tuesday afternoon, Wade checked in to board a flight to London.
But more than one-and-a-half pounds of cocaine was allegedly found in his luggage when it was searched.
The drugs have an estimated street value of nearly JMD$1-million.
Wade is scheduled to appear before the St. James Parish Court next Tuesday.