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Tuesday 11 August, 2020

$45,000 in marijuana plants destroyed in St Mary's Village

Police destroyed 30 marijuana plants valued at around TT$45,000 in St Mary's Village, according to a statement from the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS).

The TTPS said officers carried out an anti-crime exercise in the St. Mary’s Police District when they received information and proceeded to Moruga Road.

The plants were found in a bushy area off the southern side of Gomez Trace, Moruga Road, St. Mary’s Village. They were subsequently uprooted and destroyed.

The exercise was coordinated by Supt Maharaj, ASP Theodore Persad and Ag Insp Prescott, supervised by Sgt Hajaree and included officers of the St Mary’s Police Post and Southern Division Task Force.

Investigations are continuing.

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