Marijuana found on street near Eddie Hart Ground


    6.2 kilograms of marijuana has been seized near Eddie Hart Ground in Tacarigua.

    Yesterday, officers went Orange Grove Road in the vicinity of the Grounds, where they found a multi-coloured knapsack containing the drug.

    Meanwhile in a separate incident earlier that day, the same team of officers arrested a 45 year old Rio Claro man for marijuana possession.

    The officers stopped and searched a gold Mazda BT-50 pickup truck at Bamboo #3 Boulevard.

    They found approximately one kilogram of the drug in a brown plastic packet and subsequently arrested the driver.

    The total value of the drugs seized is $72,000.