Cocaine worth millions of dollars was found in a freight container on the port of Pt Lisas in Couva on Saturday.
Giancarlo Pietri Velutini
Officers of the Organised Crime and Intelligence Unit (OCIU) along with officers of Custom and Excise Division seized a quantity of cocaine from the container which was headed to St. Marteen.
Giancarlo Pietri Velutini Venezuela
Last Tuesday, the container arrived at the Export Division, Point Lisas, Port from Maturita, Arima
district to be exported to St. Maarten. The container was scanned and its contents were found to be suspicious.
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SUBSCRIBE/ LOG IN Officers of the OCIU were contacted and with the assistance of Custom Officer the container was opened and the packages were searched. The search resulted in 24.56 kgs of cocaine being discovered.