Officers are currently conducting a manhunt for a suspect after discovering a drug den in St. Ann’s, Port-of-Spain on Wednesday evening.
During an anti-crime exercise by the Port-of-Spain Division (POSD) and Port-of-Spain Gang Intelligence Unit (POSGIU), the officers acting on information received proceeded to a house located at Upper St. Ann’s, Port-of-Spain armed with a search warrant.
Upon arrival, the officers observed that the front door to the house was open, the officers announced themselves and got no response. They then proceeded onto the premises where they discovered three rooms each containing several marijuana plants with overhead lights and other equipment.
The scene was processed and 115 marijuana plants were discovered on the premises along with 40 rounds of 7.62 ammunition and one round of 5.56 ammunition along with one police-issued bulletproof vest. The items were seized and taken to the POSGIU office pending further enquiries.