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Narcotics police investigating ganja find at Kingston wharf

Published:Thursday | May 4, 2017 | 3:19 PM

Narcotics detectives are now investigating the circumstances surrounding the seizure of ganja valued at $170,000 at the wharf in Kingston on Tuesday.

Reports received are that about 2:15 security officers were making checks in an area of the compound when irregularities were observed with a refrigerated container.

The Narcotics Police were called in and a search revealed a knapsack with 18 parcels of compressed ganja.

The drug weighed approximately 34 pounds.