Coral Harbour Base (RBDF), October 14, 2016 – A total of 13 individuals were turned over to Police officials by members of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force Marines after a search uncovered suspected drugs on Friday afternoon.
Marines attached to the Port Security Department along with Police Officers conducted a search of the scooter rental holding area of the Port Department at 1:30pm on Friday. Results of the search uncovered eight bags of suspected marijuana in the immediate area. As a result, 8 males and 5 females were taken into custody and handed over to the Police for further investigation.
The Royal Bahamas Defence Force remains committed to protecting and guarding the heritage of the Bahamas.