The Guyana Police Force said ranks of its ‘F’ Division, whilst on roving patrol at Ekereku at about 10:00h yesterday (Wednesday), stumbled upon a field of suspected marijuana plants.
The approximately one-acre plot had contained in excess of 1,000 ganja plants measuring 8 to 12 inches in height.
Police said the suspected marijuana was destroyed by the patrol and no arrest was made.
Meanwhile, also around 10:00hrs yesterday, police ranks in ‘F’ Division whilst on mobile patrol conducted a search on a man at Agatash, Bartica, during which an unlicensed .32 revolver was found.
He was charged and is expected to appear in court on Friday January 08, 2016.