Marijuana found on street near Eddie Hart Ground

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    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.