Police officers seized approximately three kilogrammes of cocaine during an anti-crime exercise in Las Cuevas earlier this year.
According to updates from the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS), the find was made by officers of the North Eastern Division during an anti-crime exercise in the Las Cuevas village from 10:30 am to 2:00 pm on September 8, 2018.
During the exercise, officers attached to the Maracas Bay Police Station, Blanchisseusse Police Station and the Canine Branch, carried out a search in a forested area.
There, they found 3 rectangular packages wrapped in plastic containing three kilogrammes of cocaine along with another packet containing 80gms of marijuana.
Police said enquiries are continuing.
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