Thursday 5 December, 2019

$304,000 worth of ganja found in Mayaro

An anti-crime exercise has resulted in two bags of compressed marijuana being found and seized in the Eastern Division.

The exercise was conducted in Pt Radix, Ortoire Village, Mayaro, on Thursday.

During the exercise, officers went into a forested area where they found two bags containing a total of 30.4 kilogrammes of marijuana.

The drug has an estimated street value of TT$304,000.00. 

The investigation was spearheaded by acting Snr Supt Deosaran with assistance from the Special Operations Response Team, the Air Support Unit and officers of the Rio Claro and Sangre Grande Police Stations.

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