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1000lbs of ganja found on Hellshire beach

Thursday, January 31, 2013 | 8:41 AM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica - More than 1000 pounds of packaged ganja, suspected to be destined for the guns-for-drugs trade, was found on a beach in Hellshire, St Catherine yesterday.

Reports are that an operation was conducted in the area by lawmen when 1192 pounds of the drug was found on the beach at about 10:00pm.

90 gallons of fuel and food items were also found.

Investigators have theorised that the ganja was prepared for export in the guns-for-drugs trade.

Investigations are underway.

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