One woman was arrested after a quantity of marijuana was found at a home in Piarco.

According to police reports, officers went to a home at 12th Street, Oropune Gardens, Piarco, where PC Lewis executed a search warrant for narcotics and allegedly found a total of 600 grams of marijuana packaged out in 29 grammes plastic packets.

The lone female present at the house was arrested for the offence. A warrant is to be issued for the arrest of the brother who also lives at the address.

The exercise was co-ordinated by Supt. Edwards, Asp Coggins, Insp. Pitt and supervised by Sgt Caldon and Cpl Durity. Three houses in the Oropune Gardens, district were searched for narcotics