Drugs seized, one arrested

The police Drugs Task Force arrested a 25-year-old man and seized five and a half pounds of ganja during an operation carried out Tuesday morning.

Officers from the task force and Royal Cayman Islands Police K-9 Unit carried out a search at an address in Birch Tree Hill, West Bay and arrested the man on suspicion of possession of ganja with intent to supply, possession of ganja and consumption of ganja.

The man remained in police custody at press time.

Those with information about illegal drug use or sales are asked to contact the Drugs Task Force on 949-7710, their local police station or their neighbourhood police officer.