Police officers from the Central Division Major Crime Unit found several packages of marijuana valued at $65,000 hidden in a bushy area at Maracas/St Joseph on Monday.
According to a police report, during an anti-crime exercise the officers, after receiving information, went to a bushy area along Acono Road where a search was conducted.
The officers found large black garbage bag which contained 12 brown packets with compressed marijuana weighing a total of 6.5 kilogrammes.
The exercise was coordinated by Ag Sr Supt Seepersad and supervised by Sgt Deosaran.
Anyone with information on who may have hidden the drugs there can contact the police at 482 GARY, 800 TIPS, 555, 999 or the nearest police station.
Investigations are continuing.
Reporter: Rhondor Dowlat