Police seized 38 mature ganja plants from a location in Bodden Town last week.

The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service confirmed the 22 May seizure on Tuesday.

According to the police press release, officers conducted an intelligence-led operation in the vicinity of Ranch Road, Bodden Town, acting on information that ganja was being cultivated in the area.

Police said they were still investigating the matter.

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