Drug Enforcement Unit officers made significant arrests after they discovered over 20lbs. of suspected marijuana in two separate incidents and an illegal firearm.
Reports are that on Saturday 15th December 2018, shortly before 6:00pm, officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit while in the area of East Atlantic Drive, took into custody a 33 year old male of Freeport after he was found in possession of 10 lbs. of suspected marijuana in his vehicle with a street value of $10,000.00. A further search of the vehicle also uncovered a .38 revolver with (4) rounds of ammunition.
In the second incident, officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit acting on information, proceeded to the Gough Lane area, where they discovered in an abandoned building suspected marijuana weighing 10.5 lbs. with a street value of $10,500.00. There were no arrest made in this matter.
POLICE ARE APPEALING TO ANYONE WITH INFORMATION REGARDING ANY CRIME, NO MATTER HOW SMALL OR INSIGNIFICANT (THE TIP) MAY SEEM, TO ANONYMOUSLY CALL POLICE AT 919 OR CRIME STOPPERS AT 328-TIPS (8477) (NEW PROVIDENCE) OR 1-242-300-8477 (FAMILY ISLANDS).