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Cops seize 185lbs ganja

Cops seize 185lbs ganja

| 28/09/2013 | 20 Comments

(CNS): Marine unit officers patrolling the Sister Islands intercepted a drug canoe off the coast of Cayman Brac last night. The police seized around 185lbs of ganja and arrested seven people. Three Caymanian nationals and four Jamaican nationals are currently detained in police custody after the drug laden boat was spotted at about 9:35 last night, Friday 27 September. The officers were aboard the Guardian on routine patrols when they came across the canoe and triggered a land and sea operation involving officers from Cayman Brac Police Station, Special Constabulary, Drugs and Serious Crime Task Force and the Immigration Department.

The successful operation resulted in the seven men being arrested, a second boat, as well as two motor vehicles and the drug haul being seized.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Drugs and Serious Crime Task Force at 949-7710.Information can also be passed via the RCIPS tip-line 949-7777 or Crime Stoppers on 800-8477 (TIPS).

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