A series of anti-crime exercises conducted in the St Joseph and Tunapuna districts yesterday resulted in the arrests of three persons and the seizure of quantities of marijuana and cocaine.
In one incident, a 43-year-old male suspect of Farm Road, St Joseph, was arrested for being in possession of 337 grammes of marijuana. Another male suspect, also of Farm Road, St Joseph, was also arrested for being in possession of 3.7 grammes of cocaine. The narcotics were seized in both incidents.
A third suspect of Tunapuna was also arrested on outstanding warrants.
The exercise was coordinated by ASP Goggins and Insp Pitt, spearheaded by Sgt La Pierre, supervised by Ag/Cpl Forde along with Ag/Cpl Superville and carried out by members of the NDTF-West, Canine Unit, and Tunapuna warrants staff.
Investigations are continuing.