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Monday 10 August, 2020

$4.75M worth of marijuana destroyed in Point Fortin

Over 58 kilogrammes of cured marijuana were seized during a police exercise in Point Fortin on Tuesday.

Police found the drugs in a camp some two miles into the forested areas off McKenzie Lands.

Surrounding the camp, the officers also found marijuana fields containing approximately 3,000 fully grown marijuana trees, as well as 1,200 seedlings.

The drugs were catalogued and the trees and seedlings were destroyed.

From initial estimates, the total street value of all the drugs, trees, and seedlings at the camp, came up to TT$4.75 million.

The exercise was conducted by officers of the South Western Division Task Force led by Inspector Nemai and included Sgt Saunders, PC Esahack, PC Ali, and others.

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