Nearly ten punds of marijuana discovered in a trash can in Grand Bahama

Nearly ten punds of marijuana discovered in a trash can in Grand Bahama

NASSAU, BAHAMAS- Nearly ten pounds of suspected marijuana was discovered in a trash can in the nation’s second city.
According to police, the illegal drugs were discovered in the vicinity of Sea Horse Drive on Thursday, February 15, 2024.
Preliminary reports indicate that around 1:20 p.m., officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit, acting on information proceeded to the area in the vicinity of a bus stop, where they searched a garbage bin and discovered the drugs. No arrest was made in connection with this incident. The suspected Marijuana weighed nine (9) pounds, with an estimated street value of $9,000.00. The
Drug Enforcement Unit will continue investigations into this matter.

About Genea Noel

Genea Noel is the news director and weeknight TV news anchor at Eyewitness News. She began working at Eyewitness News in 2018 as the newsroom editor and was subsequently promoted during her tenure. As a household name who graces the screens of thousands of Bahamian homes each night, Genea has racked up an impressive five Bahamas Press Club awards, including “The Cyril Stevenson Award for Outstanding Political Journalism” (2020), “Best Studio Live Producer” (2020) and “Best Newscast” (2018).