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Three arrested in connection with seizure of ganja worth $300,000

Published:Monday | August 22, 2016 | 9:52 AM
The police say the ganja weighing 60 pounds was found in two bags in the trunk of a Honda motor car that was stopped along the Mandela Highway on Saturday.

Three men remain in police custody in connection with the seizure of $300,000 worth of ganja.

The police say on Saturday afternoon, members of the Narcotics Division intercepted a Honda Civic motorcar on the Mandela Highway in St. Catherine with the three men aboard.

They say the vehicle was searched and two bags found in the trunk with ganja weighing approximately 60 pounds.

The men were subsequently arrested, however, their identities have not been released.