CANU Seizes a Quantity of Cocaine

Date of Interception: Thursday 8th February, 2024

Place of Interception: Cornelia Ida Village, West Coast Demerara


      On Thursday 8th February 2024, CANU Officers conducted an intelligence-led operation at the Cornelia Ida Public Road area, where officers intercepted a motor vehicle. A subsequent search of the vehicle revealed ten (10) brick-like parcels wrapped in transparent plastic suspected to be cocaine. 


      Sahadeo Prasad,age 39 years old of Grant 104 Anna Catherina West Coast Demerara was arrested and escorted to CANU’s Headquarters along with the suspected narcotic, which tested positive for cocaine.    


      Investigations are ongoing.