700 more lbs of ‘weed’, plus cash, seized in Burnt Savannah, St Bess
Created : 28 March 2019
The police seized some 700 pounds of ganja during an anti-narcotic operation in St Elizabeth on Wednesday morning.
Reports are that members of the Narcotic Division and the Mobile Reserve were carrying out an operation in the Burnt Savanna community, when during a search of a premises, ganja weighing 700 pounds was found in black plastic bags in nearby bushes.
During a search of the premises, cash amounting to some $600,000 was seized under the Proceeds of Crime Act.
The operation was carried out between 6:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.