Two men are assisting Tobago police with their investigations into the discovery and seizure of a quantity of narcotics onboard the Cabo Star vessel on Monday.
Between the hours of 7:00 pm and 10:45 pm, officers from the Tobago Divisional Task Force, assisted by the Canine Unit conducted a spot check exercise at the Scarborough Port, in Scarborough, Tobago.
During the search, five kilogrammes of marijuana were discovered hidden between pallets on the vessel.
A 32-year-old labourer of Woodbine Street, Maraval, and a 38-year-old driver of Robert Street, Canaan, Tobago were arrested in connection with the find.
The duo is expected to be charged for possession of marijuana for the purpose of trafficking.