Police seize 5.5 kilos of weed on Duncan Street

A quantity of marijuana was discovered by officers of the Duncan Street Police Post, during an anti-crime exercise in the district, last night, police said in a statement.

Officers conducted the exercise around 8:00pm, on Tuesday 2nd January, 2018, during which they proceeded to Building 4-8, Prince Street, Port of Spain, where a search was carried out on the rooftop of the structure.

The search resulted in a white crocus bag containing 5.5 kilogrammes of marijuana being discovered.

The drug has an estimated street value of $55,000.

No arrest was made in connection with the find.

The photo accompanying this article is not the exact replica of the marijuana seized but is meant only to show what cured marijuana looks like.