Lawmen have confirmed that two employees of the National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) are under investigation after a number of disaster relief items were found in their possession.
The items we meant for victims of hurricane Irma, which hit Barbuda, and Maria in Dominica. They were being stored in facilities operated by NODS.
Following reports of the missing items, officers of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) searched the homes of the two employees in Bolans and found the items.
The two NODS employees are being questioned by the police.
The exact items found are not yet known, however, Antigua News Room understands that two truckloads of items have been seized by the police.
The items were donated by individuals, international agencies, friendly governments and groups to help those who were badly affected by the two disasters.
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