One man was arrested, and a quantity of marijuana and cash were found and seized by officers during an exercise was conducted in the Central Division today, April 30th.
The exercise was coordinated by Snr. Supt. Simon, ASP Pierre, Insp Ragoo, Sgt Stewart and included members of the Central Division Task Force and Criminal Investigations Department (CID) Operations Unit, where several search warrants were executed.
According to police reports, officers went to Francis St, Couva, and searched the said premises where they found a black plastic bag containing 103 grams of marijuana and $28,805 TT currency and US $10 currency was found in a bedroom. The said cash was seized under the Proceeds of Crime Act by Sgt Stewart.
PC Ramoutar formally charged the suspect for Possession of Marijuana and officers of the Financial Investigations Branchare continuing enquiries.