A 34 year old man of Barataria is among those detained and was expected to appear before a Port of Spain magistrate today for marijuana possession. The accused was intercepted by Inter Agency Task force police during a police exercise. He was found to be in possession of 40 grams of marijuana worth an estimated $600.
Separately, six people were attested in the Southern Division for marijuana possession as well. The detainees who range in ages between 17 and 62 were found in possession of 213 grams of marijuana worth an estimated $3,195.
The arrests were made by officers attached to the Southern Division Task Force CID between 4am and 10am on Monday.