St Augustine drug bust leads to arrest


    Possession of 19 marijuana trees has led to the arrest of a St Augustine man.

    Overnight, police searched the Scott Street home of a 57 year old suspect where they found the fully grown trees.

    He was arrested and police say the drugs are worth approximately $19,000.

    Separately, officers arrested two men – a 27 year old of La Horquetta and a 34 year old, of Malabar – for possession of 55.85 grams of marijuana.

    Also, police found a bullet proof vest and held a 43 year old Tunapuna man.