WAILUKU - A woman who was arrested when authorities seized about 130 pounds of marijuana sent from California to Maui last month is being held in lieu of $1 million bail after being indicted in the case.
Cindi Sylva, 37, of Kula, has pleaded not guilty to charges of first-degree commercial promotion of marijuana, first-degree promotion of a detrimental drug and two counts of possessing drug paraphernalia.
A Nov. 16 trial is scheduled for her in 2nd Circuit Court.
Maui police reported finding approximately 130 pounds of processed marijuana in a search of several boxes that had arrived on Maui through a private freight company. Police had obtained a warrant to search the boxes Aug. 12 after receiving information that suspicious pieces of freight were being sent from California to Maui, police reported