A 59-year-old businessman of Lautoka is currently in custody for allegedly being in possession of illicit drugs believed to be marijuana.
The Lautoka Crime Intel team following a tip-off led to the raid of a house belonging to the businessman at Natabua in Lautoka and in the process found 2 clear plastic bags containing dried leaves.
The suspect is in custody awaiting drug analysis report.
Meanwhile, a 26 year old man from Ba is in custody following his alleged involvement in the cultivating of plants believed to be marijuana.
The plants ranging from 6cm to 160cm have been sent for analysis while investigations continue.ADVERTISEMENT Listen to the latest news on our 5 radio stations Legend FM, Viti FM, Radio Sargam, FM96 and Navtarang.