Police continue to arrest people allegedly involved with drugs
26 January, 2019, 10:24 pm
POLICE have managed to arrest people who have been involved in drug related offences for the past few days.
Chief Intelligence and Investigation ACP Vakacegu Toduadua in a statement issued today said two men were arrested in relation to a drug find on Koro Island in the past two days.
ACP Toduadua said a 27-year-old man was allegedly found with 1.3 grams of dried leaves believed to be marijuana and the other a 30-year-old man was allegedly found with a green plant weighing 738.1grams believed to be marijuana.
He said in another incident on Malolo Island a 46-year-old man was also arrested yesterday after he was found in possession of 16 plants believed to be marijuana wrapped in a black plastic whilst a 23-year old man was allegedly found with 34 sachets of dried leaves suspected to be marijuana.
Meanwhile in the North Division a 36-year-old farmer of Qelewaqa was allegedly found with a clear plastic bag containing dried leaves believed to be marijuana.