Police discover almost 2,000 cannabis plants
Several people are in police custody following the discovery of almost 2,000 cannabis plants in St Philip and St Andrew yesterday.
Lawmen from the Belleplaine Police Station conducted an exercise in Turners Hall, St Andrew and 550 cannabis plants were discovered under cultivation, the tallest being seven feet.
It was in that bust that several people were arrested.
In the other incident,1,436 cannabis plants were discovered under cultivation in bushy areas in Congo Bay, St Philip when members of the Drug Squad, supported by members of Special Services Unit and the Barbados Defence Force, conducted a drug eradication exercise.
The tallest of those plants was 10 feet.
No arrests were made following that find. (PR/DP)