The Area 2 Narcotics Police seized a little over 255 pounds of ganja during an operation on Priory main road in St. Ann on Friday, August 11.
Reports are that between 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., a team of Officers Area 2 was conducting a snap operation, when they stopped and searched a silver Toyota Belta motor car with two men aboard. During the search they found seventy-one rectangular and circular parcels wrapped in brown masking tape containing ganja weighing
approximately 255.3 pounds.
The drug has a street value of one million, five hundred and thirty-one thousand eight hundred and eighty (JM 1,531,880) dollars. The motor car was seized and the two men were taken into custody, however their identities are being withheld pending further investigations.