A quantity of marijuana was discovered by officers of the Scarborough Criminal Investigations Department, during an anti-crime exercise, in the Scarborough district yesterday, police said Monday in a media statement.
Acting on information, the officers proceeded to a service station, located at Orange Hill Road, Scarborough, where they conducted a search around 9:30 pm on Sunday 15th April, 2018.
During the search, one black speaker box containing 17 clear packets of marijuana, weighing 7.9 kilogrammes, was found near a bin on the compound of the gas station.
The drug has an estimated street value of TT$79,000.
No arrest was made in connection with the find.
The photo accompanying this article is not the exact drugs found by the police but is used to demonstrated what it looks like.