Police investigating drugs found in shipment
Police are investigating the discovery of 210 lbs of cannabis found in a container shipped to a St Michael business from Jamaica.
According to police public relations officer Inspector David Welch, the compressed cannabis was discovered by Customs personnel on duty at the establishment on Roberts Road, Haggatt Hall, St Michael. He did not identify the business.
He said it was around 9:40 am today when the container was being checked that Customs officers found the 63 packages of marijuana in three duffle bags and two polythene bags.
Welch said the shipment carrying the illegal drugs was delivered to the business on Tuesday after arriving from Jamaica.