SEIZURE OF ILLEGAL DRUGS BY SOUTH POINT

On Sunday December 21st 2014, about 4:45 pm members of the Drug Squad assisted by the Police Marine Unit and the Barbados Coast Guard, carried out an operation at sea off South Point, Christ Church where a fishing boat was intercepted.

The operation resulted in the seizure of 37.1 kgs of cocaine, 46.4 lbs of cannabis, and one 9 mm pistol.  These items were discovered hidden in a false compartment on board the vessel.

The operation resulted in the seizure of 37.1 kgs of cocaine, 46.4 lbs of cannabis, and one 9 mm pistol. These items were discovered hidden in a false compartment on board the vessel.

Two (2) Barbadian men found on board are assisting with this investigation. The boat was also seized while investigations continue.

  • David Welch – ASP (Ag);

Public Relations Officer

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