Monday 26 October, 2020

Police seize cocaine and cannabis

The Royal Barbados Police Force made two more drug busts over the past two days.

Police said that members of the Drug Squad, assisted by persons from the Police Marine Unit and personnel from the Barbados Coast Guard, conducted an operation at sea, approximately 11.8 nautical miles off the Cement Plant, Checker Hall, St. Lucy.

They intercepted a vessel and seized 15 polythene bags and two taped packages, containing 349.2 kilos of cannabis during the operation.

Three men are currently assisting police in this investigations.

Meanwhile, members of the Drug Squad conducted an operation at Beachy Head Beach, St Philip today.

Four polythene bags, containing 55 kilos of cannabis and a quantity of cocaine weighing 19.1 kilos were seized during that operation. 

No arrest was made.

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