Police find ganja in bag on roadside

The marijuana that was found at Mon Repos, ECD

Police ranks in Regional Division 4’C’ (East Coast Demerara) have found a quantity of marijuana during their patrol at Mon Repos, East Coast Demerara.
At time of the find, Police said, they were acting on information received and were conducting a cordon-and-search exercise at Last Street, Mon Repos, on Monday between 16:00 and 16:30h.
During the search, a bulky, transparent plastic bag was observed on the ground next to the northern drain corner of the street, within the vicinity of an empty lot.
Police took possession of the bulky bag and examined it, discovering therein a number of leaves, seeds, and stems suspected to be cannabis. The cannabis was taken to the Beterverwagting Police Station and weighed, amounting to approximately 164 grams. Investigations are continuing. (G9)