Sunday 20 September, 2020

Five held, drugs seized during exercise in South Trinidad

An anti-crime exercise conducted in the Southern Division has resulted in the arrest of five men and the seizure of quantities of illegal drugs.

The exercise, conducted on Saturday was coordinated by Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Mohammed, Supt. Nobee, ASP (Ag.) Ali Mohammed and Sgt. Joseph, supervised by Cpl Phoolchan and included officers of the Southern Division Task Force, Joint Army Patrol and K9 Unit.

During the exercise, five search warrants were executed at several premises.

Five men were held and a total of 1.2 kilograms of marijuana, 39 grammes of cocaine and 18 illegal pills were seized.

Investigations are ongoing.

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