HM Customs Enforcement units seize 2.9 kilos of cannabis resin in the area of Eastern Beach, worth approximately £14,500.
The incident took place yesterday, when officers were carrying out a regular patrol of Eastern Beach. At approximately 1100hrs, an officer noticed a number of empty fuel tanks along the shoreline. A search was conducted immediately and 12 empty containers were found. A few hours later and acting on information received by a member of the public, officer’s retrieved four packages wrapped in brown tape in the same area. The four packages revealed twenty slabs of cannabis resin weighing 2.9 kilos and with a street value of £14,500.