Million-dollar drug find in mall carpark

Police recovered over a million dollars worth of cocaine and marijuana concealed in a car which had been left unattended at the Price Plaza, Chaguanas carpark.

Police moved in on the vehicle after waiting for hours for someone to turn up.

Officers under the command of Snr Supt Inraj Balram of the Central Division found 14 packages of marijuana worth $200,000 as well as one package and 50 styrotex containers in crocus bags containing cocaine in the back seat of a white Nissan B-14 sedan on Sunday.

The cocaine had a street value of over $1 million.

Anyone with information on the bust can contact Crime Stoppers at 800-TIPS.