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Police seize over 2000 pounds of ganja in St Catherine

Friday, June 22, 2018

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — The police have reported the seizure of over 2,000 pounds of ganja worth an estimated $10 million during an operation in West Cumberland, Portmore, St Catherine today, a second major bust this week.

Reports are that about 6:30 am a team of officers was conducting operations in the area when a house was searched and the ganja weighing approximately 2,300 pounds – wrapped in several transparent plastic bags was found inside a room.

A motor vehicle which was seen at the premises was also seized.

Police say that a man was also taken into custody and will be interviewed in the presence of his attorney prior to formal charges being laid.

Investigations continue.

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