$26 Million in narcotics destroyed by the TTPS

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$26 Million in narcotics destroyed by the TTPS

The Inter Agency Task Force (IATF) in collaboration with the Special Investigations Unit Jungle Team, Air Support Unit, and the Trinidad and Tobago Air Guard conducted a crime eradication exercise yesterday.

A report by the TTPS indicates that during the hours of 9 am and 4 pm, officers made their way to Grand Curacaye, Santa Cruz, where they located five marijuana fields situated on approximately eight lots of land containing a total of 2,650 fully grown trees. There were also four seedling beds along with four camps. Three trap guns were also discovered.

The narcotics had an estimated street value of $26,500,000. The fields were destroyed and the trap guns were taken to the police station for processing.

This exercise was coordinated by Snr Supt Oswain Subero and ASP Cuffy.