Continued diligence by the Narcotics Police to rid the nation of illicit drugs resulted in another multi-million dollar ganja seizure in Rocky Point, Clarendon. The drug that was found on Wednesday, May 12, brings the total value of drugs seized by lawmen in the country since the start of the month to over eleven million dollars.


The latest seizure occurred at about 6:20 p.m. when the Narcotics Police conducted an operation in a section of the mangroves. During a search of the area, they found 30 knitted bags containing compressed ganja. The weight of the drugs is approximately 1,668 pounds and has an estimated street value of JMD 8,335,330.


No one was arrested in connection with the seizure.


Investigation continues.