Westmoreland, Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – Three Caught Including Police Sergeant in Uniform with Ganja : A police sergeant from Westmoreland is among three persons now in custody following the seizure of 2,000 pounds of ganja in Hanover last night.
The men were held during an anti-narcotics operation and are to be charged with possession of, dealing in and taking steps to export ganja.
Police reports say that shortly before 8:30, a police team approached a truck and a Nissan Sunny motor car, parked on the Old Green Island main road.
The occupants reportedly fire shots and ran.
Three persons were later cornered in the truck and one discovered to be a police sergeant dressed in uniform.
The truck was searched and several bags with ganja were found.
The Hanover police are continuing their investigation.
Contributed by Dr Colin O Jarrett