Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Cops stop drug deal in Casino car park


Three men were arrested in a Casino parking lot in San Fernando on Sunday when police pulled up on them in the middle of a drug deal.

the Southern Division Task Force officers were on mobile patrol in the La Romaine district, when based on information received, they proceeded to V's Casino carpark, at Union Hall, Cross Crossing.

They searched two vehicles; a silver Toyota Hilux and a blue Hyundai Elantra.   

Two transparent packets containing 1.06 kilogrammes of marijuana were allegedly found in the Elantra motor vehicle, while 523 grammes was allegedly found in the Hilux. The drugs have an estimated street value of $16,000.  

The driver of the Hilux, a 27-year-old man of La Brea and the two male occupants of the Elantra, a 47-year-old and a 32-year-old, both of San Fernando, were arrested.