Police have arrested and charged eight men for possession of illegal drugs and two for motor vehicle larceny.
The arrests were made in the Central Division.
According to police, search warrants were executed at several known drug blocks, leading to the arrests of Keshawn Richards, 29, of Chase Village, Carapichaima and Garfield Lewis, 50, of Todd’s Road, Caparo for cocaine possession.
Kareem Finley, 26, of Mc Bean Village, Couva, Suresh Sookoo, 29, Avi Sookoo, 29, Omarti Ramnarine, 21, and Amardai Deonarine, 50, all of Calcutta No. 2, Freeport, and Sudesh Harackdeo, 35, of Esmeralda Road, Cunupia, were also arrested and charged for possession of marijuana.
The officers then proceeded to Chrissie Terrace, Enterprise, Chaguanas, around 11:30am, where they recovered a white Nissan Wingroad motorcar and arrested and charged Kevin Atwater, 21, for motor vehicle larceny.
Another man, Shane Marchan, 24, of Enterprise, Chaguanas, was also arrested and charged for motor vehicle larceny.