2,000lbs of ganja, boat and petrol seized in Clarendon operation

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2,000lbs of ganja, boat and petrol seized in Clarendon operation

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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CLARENDON, Jamaica — The police are reporting the seizure of more than 2,000 pounds of ganja, a boat which was transporting it and two plastic drums containing petrol in Salt River, Clarendon on Monday.

The Marine Police said the two plastic drums contained a total of 440 litres of petrol. The estimated street value for the drug has not yet been ascertained.

The lawmen said the items were seized during a special operation in the area between the hours of 10:00 am and 2:45 pm.

No one was arrested in connection with the find.

Investigations are ongoing.

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