The man of Siparia Erin Road was allegedly found with eight kilos of cocaine.
He was held during an exercise carried by Northern Division Officers on Friday.
The drug was allegedly found in car which was intercepted along the Valsayn Branch Road, Curepe, after officers acted on information.
Meanwhile, officers issued 55 fixed penalty notices during an exercise on the Priority Bus Route.
54 were for illegal use of the P.B.R.