Another driver is now in the lockups after police swooped down on the vehicle he was operating and during a search discovered a large quantity of ‘ganga’ wrapped in several plastic parcels.
Reports are that around 14:30h yesterday, ranks of a mobile patrol were acting on information they received and intercepted a motor car along the #59 Village Public Road, Corentyne, Berbice.
Upon searching the vehicle, the lawmen discovered 15 parcels of cannabis, weighing 13,607 grammes in total.
The 40-year-old driver, who hails from New Amsterdam, Berbice and was the lone occupant of the vehicle, was immediately arrested.
He is currently in police custody pending charge(s).