Police unearth more ganja, ammunition

first_imgDrug eradicationMore marijuana camps were destroyed and a quantity of ammunition retrieved at 7 Miles, Millie’s Hideout, Upper Demerara on Wednesday as Police ranks in E Division (Linden-Kwakwani) continued a mass drug eradication exercise.One of the ganja farms, which were unearthed by the PoliceOne person has since been arrested and taken into Police custody following the exercise, which was conducted between 06:00h and 13:00h. The Police destroyed eight fields totalling 13 acres, which contained some 15,000 marijuana plants ranging from two to seven-and-a-half feet.A camp that Police found during their drug eradication exercise in Upper Demerara RiverA nursery containing about 3000 seedlings and 1500 kilograms of dried cannabis, which was already processed, was also discovered. A total of five camps were discovered at the location. Additionally, Police found five live 12-gauge cartridges, three 12-gauge empty casings and a 1.45 spent shell.A farmer of Kuru Kuru, Linden-Soesdyke Highway, who was discovered on the first farm, has since been arrested. The farmer, who was allegedly tending to the marijuana plants at the time of the discovery, reportedly took ranks to the other farms. He has since been processed for court.last_img read more

PICTURE SPECIAL: STRAMORE NS IS ALIVE WITH ‘THE SOUND OF MUSIC’

first_imgPaddy, Amy, Lauren, Ellie, Jenn, Celina and Casper as The Von Trapp children.Patrick Gallagher as Captain Von Trapp and Blathnait Gallagher as Maria. The Van Heinm singers Michaela, Ciara, Mulvina, Sarah and Ann. Above are a selection of pictures taken from the fantastic show put on by the pupils of Stramore NS in Glendowan Churchill on Sunday evening in front of a large crowd in Glenswilly GAA hall.The classes performed individually before commencing the play ‘The Sound of Music’.A great evening was had by all.Well done to all involved. 🙂PICTURE SPECIAL: STRAMORE NS IS ALIVE WITH ‘THE SOUND OF MUSIC’ was last modified: December 17th, 2014 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:EntertainmentFeaturesnewslast_img read more