Update: 10:41AM THE Fijian Police seized 300 marijuana plants during a drug raid on two farms in Tacilevu, Savusavu on Vanua Levu - north of the island nation.
The plants found on the farms ranged from one metre to five metres.
Police Commander Northern Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Verani
Nakauyaca said the success of the raids was largely attributed to the information received from members of the public and concerned
able to successfully go about with this raid by the help of the public," he
are four people who were found with dried leaves and plants believed to be
"The raid was
conducted with the assistance of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces as
information received that the four were allegedly in possession of dangerous
items that could have seriously harmed our officers," SSP Nakauyaca said.
He said the support towards the Duavata Community Policing initiative in the
Northern Division was encouraging as the information received regarding the
alleged drug related activities were from a number of different sources.