Marijuana trees

Police destroy marijuana trees worth $2.5 million

Marijuana trees with an estimated street value $2.5 million have been destroyed by officers of the Cumuto Police Station, during an eradication exercise, a police statement said.

The exercise was carried out at Cunaripo Road, Guaico, Tamana, around 5 pm on Monday 12th June, 2017, where officers acting on information, journeyed to the location, where they saw a man tending to the field.

The suspect upon seeing the officers, ran off into the forest.