Imanuelle Grives 34 will be in court on Thursday, just under three months after being arrested on 21 July with a large amount of drugs at the Belgian festival Tomorrowland. The Dutch actress will then hear what punishment is being demanded against her. On July 22 it emerges that the actress, known from, among others, Celblok H, Only neat people and Spangas , was arrested on Sunday July 21 at the Belgian festival Tomorrowland. She has a large amount of drugs with her, including around one hundred ecstasy pills and 20 grams of cocaine. Her Airbnb address is also being searched, where even more cocaine and various types of synthetic drugs are found. At her arrest, Grives immediately admits that these drugs are hers and that she has sold them, including to her friends with whom she attended the festival. She is charged with suspicion of trafficking and possession of narcotics and trafficking and possession of psychotropic substances; these are substances that affect the psyche. According to Grives' lawyer, she was in possession of the drugs in preparation for a role. This is how she once lived on the streets for a series about homeless people," he explains. While the case is being investigated further, the Belgian Public Prosecution Service is convinced that this cannot have a positive influence on its possible punishment.
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Imanuelle Grives was sentenced on Friday to 2 years in jail, of which one year was suspended, and a fine of 8, euros for possession and trafficking of drugs. The Dutch actress was caught in July of this year with a considerable amount of drugs at the Belgian festival Tomorrowland. The court ruled that there was a blurred sense of standards at Grives. When the apartment was investigated where the actress and two girlfriends were staying, the police found a large amount of drugs. It concerned almost eighty ecstasy pills, just over 11 grams of cocaine and other drugs such as ketamine and GHB. See also: Profile Imanuelle Grives: 'I act purely on my intuition'. Grives initially explained her actions in preparation for a film role in which she would play the girlfriend of a drug dealer.
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De bekende Nederlandse actrice Imanuelle Grives 34 werd zondag betrapt met hoeveelheden soft- en harddrugs die het eigen gebruik overstijgen. Ook ketamine en mdma werd in zulke hoeveelheden gevonden dat ze enkel voor verkoop konden dienen. Tot slot werden er nog gebruikershoeveelheden illegale softdrugs aangetroffen. De jarige vrouw blijft aangehouden op verdenking van handel en bezit van verdovende middelen en handel en bezit van psychotrope stoffen. De twee andere verdachten mochten beschikken.
Grives is on trial for alleged drug trafficking at the Tomorrowland dance festival in Boom after she was arrested on 21 July, reports de Telegraaf. During the search at their temporary home in Rumst, many more drugs were found, totalling 77 XTC-pills, 1. The year-old Dutch actress had stated that she was selling drugs to prepare for a new role. Jules Johnston The Brussels Times. Dutch actress faces 2 years in prison for drug trafficking at Tomorrowland festival. Share article:. About Us Advertise Become a contributor. Twitter Facebook. In the headlines.