Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Marijuana fields found near Churchill Roosevelt Highway

A marijuana field which was found growing near to the Churchill Roosevelt Highway has been destroyed.

According to a statement issued by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS), officers of the North Eastern Division destroyed over TT$160,000 worth in marijuana trees on Sunday.

The exercise was led by PC Joseph and included officers attached to the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF).

During the exercise, officers proceeded to a forested area along the Churchill Roosevelt Highway, San Juan.

There, the officers discovered a camp containing several marijuana trees with an estimated weight of 16 kilogrammes.

Investigations are ongoing. 

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