Law enforcement officials in “F” Division (Interior Locations) have arrested two persons in Bartica, Region Seven, on Saturday afternoon after they were both found to be in possession of cannabis.
A 36-year-old Durban Street, Georgetown resident and a young woman were reportedly at the Bartica Ferry Stelling when they were seen acting in a suspicious manner thus prompting police ranks to conduct a search on their person.
The search on the male inbound passenger unearthed thirty-seven grams of cannabis concealed in a quantity of small sized transparent ziploc bags in his possession.
A further search conducted on the female unearthed 10 grams cannabis. The duo was immediately arrested and taken to the Bartica Police Station where they are assisting with investigations.