On Thursday, December 10, 2015 about 5:00 p.m. police conducted an operation in the New Village and Conway areas in the city of Castries.
As a result of the operation, police discovered nineteen (19) foil wraps of what appeared to be crack/cocaine, a bag containing two (2) pounds of green plant material suspected to be marijuana and thirty six (36) pairs of scissors and nine (9) knives.
A total of twenty seven (27) marijuana plants were also uprooted and destroyed in the Conway area.
Multiple suspects were arrested for various offences.
This operation was part of a strategic plan implemented by the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force for the Christmas season.
The Royal Saint Lucia Police Force would like to assure the public, that it is committed to maintaining law and order during this festive season.