The Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force discovered large quantities of drugs during an operation at Buckleys Estate on October 8.

Two search warrants were executed on two separate premises.

Mr. Steadman Adams and of his son Mr. Kwesi Adams were both found with large quantities of marijuana and arrested.

Also found in Mr. Kwesi Adams’ house was EC$15,280 and US$1,387.

Both men have been charged for the offences of possession of cannabis and possession of cannabis with intent to supply.

Mr. Steadman Adams will be given an additional charge of cultivation as 257 plants were found on his roof.

Another person, who lives in the same dwelling as Mr. Kwesi Adams, was also arrested and is in police custody.