Friday 18 October, 2019

Undisclosed quantity of marijuana found on vessel

Oistins Police Station today, July 24, 2018.

Oistins Police Station today, July 24, 2018.

Three persons, who were on board a vessel at the Bridgetown Port yesterday, are today assisting police with a drug investigation.

According to the Police Public Relations Officer, Acting Inspector Rodney Inniss, on Monday, July 23, around 1:00 pm, members of the Royal Barbados Police Force's Drug Squad Unit conducted an operation on board a Barbados registered vessel at the Port.

In a press release, Inniss stated that during the operation "a quantity of marijuana was found".

Three members of the crew are assisting the police. The investigation is said to be at a sensitive stage.

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