A boat containing some $30 million worth of marijuana was discovered by ranks of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) on Friday in Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne).
CANU said that its Officers conducted a joint operation with the Guyana Police Force in the vicinity of a koker located in the Number 52 Village, Corentyne, Berbice.
During the operation, Officers observed a boat with three occupants. Upon noticing the CANU Officers, however, the individuals quickly abandoned the vessel and made good their escape.
Investigations are ongoing.