Police seize over $8 million worth of cocaine in Dominica


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The drug squad of the Commonwealth of Dominica Police Force (CDPF) has seized a quantity of cocaine amounting to over EC$8 million in Petite Soufriere on Saturday 4th, November 2023 .

Inspector of Police Fixton Henderson made the disclosure during a report this week.

According to Henderson, at about 7:18pm on the said date, the drug squad of the Commonwealth of Dominica Police Force found and seized 10 bales of cocaine which were hidden in the bushes in an area at Petite Soufriere.

“Each bale contained 25 bricks of cocaine with a total weight of 300 kilograms or 660 lbs,” Henderson revealed.

He said the cocaine has a street value of 8 million, one hundred thousand Eastern Caribbean dollars.

Investigations are ongoing.

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  1. Police was tipped. You just walk in the bushes on a whim and find eight millions$$ worth of drugs. Nah somebody tipped them.

  2. The Police just don’t go into bushes during their roads patrol unless they were tipped off of any sort of criminal activities, especially Caribbean police. Police officers, please do take us the RO ABLP.

  3. Where there are drugs in this quantities. Violence crimes and murdering followers. Them Cocrane dealers don’t care how the murder families, little children, parents, grandparents All innocent because of a deal gone bad.
    They don’t care – the police officers and customs office all in danger. This is a dangerous road you are on Dominica. Sure this is going to spill over into the other territories. Since Dominica is the major supplier of vegetables , ground provisions and fruits in these parts. Antigua, Montserrat, St.Kits and Nevis , St. Martin, Tórtola and US Virgin Islands food chain is now infiltrated with Drugs and the heavy stuff. This food chain will surely get interrupted.

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