A 32-year-old female resident of Patentia, West Bank Demerara (WBD), along with a 30-year-old male resident of La Grange, WBD were arrested after the female was busted at the Bartica Stelling with 1169 grams of compressed cannabis.
According to information from the police, when officers, acting on intelligence, intercepted the woman on Saturday around 08:45h at the stelling, she was reportedly in possession of a plastic bucket which when checked was found to contain two taped parcels of compressed cannabis.
The illegal substance when weighed amounted to one thousand one hundred and sixty nine grams.
According to the police, the male person was arrested nearby in connection with the said narcotics.
Investigations are ongoing.