CLOSE TO 100 pounds of cured marijuana were destroyed by Tobago police on Wednesday.
The exercise was carried out in the villages of Castara and Roxborough, in the main ridge, between 4 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Police said seven plantations were destroyed. The drugs had a street value of $2.2 million. No arrests were made.
The exercise was led by Sergeant Todd Quashie, members of the Organised Crime Narcotics and Firearms Bureau, the Criminal Intelligence Unit, the Defence Force and Scarborough Police officials.
Assistant Commissioner of Police for Tobago Allan Crooks, said the operation is part of an ongoing exercise to rid Tobago of illegal narcotics.
Jul 10, 2010
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