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Over 500 pounds of ganja found at Paggee Beach in St Mary

Published:Sunday | March 18, 2018 | 6:18 PM

There was no arrest in the discovery yesterday of 579 pounds of ganja estimated to value $2.3 million at the Paggee Beach in Port Maria, St Mary.

Reports are that about 2:45 p.m., a police team went on an operation in the area when men who aroused their suspicions were seen putting knitted bags on a boat.

The police say on their approach, the men set sail in the boat. 

On conducting a search of the area where the men were seen 14 knitted bags containing ganja were found.