~ DRUGS AT VC BIRD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ~
The police have reaped further success in their anti-narcotics crackdown. The latest seizure was made at LIAT Cargo last evening by members of the K9 unit.
156 pounds of cannabis was found stashed in cardboard boxes. It arrived on LIAT flight 315 from St Maarten mid-afternoon Friday.
The drug has an estimated street value of over EC$626,000.
No arrest has yet been made but the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) is carrying out intensive investigations.