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800lbs of ganja seized in St Mary

Published:Monday | November 10, 2014 | 12:50 PM

Detectives attached to the Area 2 Transnational Crime and Narcotics Division say they seized 800 pounds of ganja during an operation in Dry River district, Iter Boreale, St Mary yesterday.

They say about 3 p.m. a premises was searched and 18 bags along with two buckets containing 70 parcels of ganja were found in a shed.

They say a further search of the premises resulted in the seizure of one fishing boat with a Yamaha engine attached.

The police say the ganja has an estimated street value of $4 million.

No one was arrested in connection with the seizure.


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