Sun | Feb 17, 2019

Cocaine seized in Kingston

Published:Monday | February 11, 2019 | 10:11 AM
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The Narcotics Police are reporting that cocaine valued at just over  one million dollars was seized on Marcus Garvey Drive, Kingston on Friday

Information received is that about 3:55 p.m., a team was on an anti-narcotics operation when they intercepted a Toyota Camry motor car.

During a search of the vehicle, a parcel containing cocaine was found.

The drug, which has an estimated street value of $1.1 million, was seized, along with the motor car.

The male occupant of the vehicle was taken into custody.

His name is being withheld pending a formal interview in the presence of his attorney at law.

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