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Illegal stash of marijuana and ammunition found by police in Sangre Grande.

One male and a female, both of Vega de Oropuche, Sangre Grande, were arrested for possession of marijuana and ammunition during an anti-crime exercise on Wednesday.

According to police, the exercise was coordinated by ASP Joseph and supervised by Sgts Harper and Leon along with officers of the Eastern Division Special Operations Unit, Sangre Grande Criminal Investigations Department, and the Canine Unit.

During the exercise officers, acting on information, searched a house in the Vega de Oropouche area and found both suspects in possession of marijuana and 11 rounds of ammunition.

They were both arrested and the items seized.

PC Lezama of the Special Operations Unit is continuing enquires.