Marijuana field discovered in Abaco

Police on the island of Abaco are investigating the discovery of a large marijuana field on the island.

According to reports, shortly after 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, officers in the Abaco District, acting on information, proceeded to an area on Earnest Dean Highway, just south of the International Airport, where they discovered a large marijuana field with marijuana plants ranging from one to seven feet in height.

A total of 387 plants, with a street value of $154,800.00 were uprooted and collected.

No arrests were made in this matter.

Police are actively investigating.