Thursday 22 August, 2019

$9.4k in marijuana found hidden in garbage

An anti-crime exercise in Guapo led to the discovery of a quantity of marijuana.

Officers of the Point Fortin Police Station conducted the exercise around 5 pm on Thursday, during which they proceeded to a forested area at George Blake Road, Guapo, where they conducted a search.

The search resulted in the discovery of a black garbage bag containing two large plastic packets, each containing marijuana, being found hidden at the root of a tree.

The drug which weighed 940 grammes, has an estimated street value of $9,400.

No arrest was made in connection with the find.

 

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