Firearms And Marijuana Seized At Scarborough Port

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Firearms And Marijuana Seized At Scarborough Port

One man was arrested, two firearms, and a quantity of marijuana seized by officers of the Tobago Divisional Task Force and the Canine Branch at the Scarborough Port Authority Compound.

Officers conducted the exercise around 6:45 pm, on November 6th , 2022, with a view of preventing the trafficking of illegal items through legal ports of entry on the island.

During the exercise, officers conducted a search of a green Nissan B16 motor vehicle, which had disembarked from the inter-island ferry and which was being driven by a 25-year-old Waterloo man.

The search resulted in officers finding a Glock pistol and a Smith and Wesson pistol, both loaded with magazines.

Three boxes containing 56.5 kilogrammes of marijuana were also found and seized from the vehicle.

The suspect was arrested in connection with the finds.