Oropune woman arrested for trafficking marijuana

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Oropune woman arrested for trafficking marijuana

An 18-year old woman was arrested for trafficking marijuana in the Oropune area on Sunday.

According to reports, WPC Joseph and PC Guevara were on mobile patrol on 2nd June, 2024, when they observed a person riding a bicycle and holding a black plastic bag.

This aroused their suspicion and the woman was followed as she rode in the direction of Building 240, Oropune Gardens, Piarco.

She was stopped and a search was conducted of the bag which was found to contain 1,055 grams of marijuana with a street value of $28,000.

The drugs were seized and the woman was arrested and conveyed to the Piarco Police station.
WPC Kelly is continuing enquiries.