(CMR) Police have now confirmed the arrest that was made on Wednesday of a Cayman Brac resident, Elvis McKeever (60) of Watering Place.
Police noted that on Wednesday, 29 May, officers conducted an operation under the Misuse of Drugs Law at a location in the vicinity of Songbird Meadows, Cayman Brac, acting on information that ganja was being cultivated in the area.
During the operation, 47 mature ganja plants were recovered. As a result, a man, age 60 of Cayman Brac, was later arrested on suspicion of cultivating ganja.
A search was later conducted at the man’s residence at a separate location and a small portion of ganja seized. The male was warned for prosecution for possession and consumption of ganja.
The man has been bailed as investigations continue. A tipster informed CMR of the arrest shortly after it happened on Wednesday morning and capture part of the police operation.