Police seize over $60,000 worth of marijuana in St Joseph


    Over $60,000 worth of marijuana has been discovered by police, in St Joseph.

    According to the TTPS, officers got information yesterday and went to a bushy area along Acono Road, Maracas.

    There, they found a large black garbage bag with 12 brown packets containing marijuana.

    The drug weighed 6.5 kilograms with an estimated street value of $65,000.

    Meanwhile in another incident, the TTPS says a quantity of narcotics, firearms and ammunition, stolen vehicles, as well as police and army uniforms were seized in the Pleasantville District this morning.

    It comes after an exercise conducted by the Special Operation Response Team (SORT) in the Southern Division.

    The TTPS confirms that several persons have been arrested.