Police ranks responding to an alleged assault on Saturday evening found 121.73 grams of narcotics suspected to be cannabis at Hendricks Street, Triumph Front, ECD.
According to the Guyana Police Force’s (GPF) Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) ranks from the B/V Police Station were on mobile Anti-Crime Patrol in Force motor vehicle PAC-5223 when they were informed of the alleged assault and immediately responded.
As they arrived at the location, they ventured into a partly fenced yard situated on the northern side of the street.
"With the aid of phone light, one of the ranks observed a piece of branch resting on a bulky black plastic bag."
"The rank immediately took possession of the bulky plastic bag and examined it, where he discovered 64 transparent zip lock plastic bags containing leaves, seeds and stems suspected to be cannabis", the statement read.
The narcotics has been lodged and handed over to the Station Sergeant for safe keeping