An Anti- drug operation launched in Independence village on Friday 1st April led to the arrest of three persons. Personnel from Intermediate Southern Formation (ISF) along with K9 unit personnel conducted the Anti-drug Operation with ISF Jurisdiction. A search conducted at the residence of 31 year old Ruben Cus , a Belizean of Red Bank Village, Stann Creek District, led to the discovery of a transparent plastic bag containing 37 grams of cannabis. Present at the time of the search were Rebecca Cal and Felix Cal who were detained and jointly charged with Ruben Cus for the offense of Possession of controlled drugs. Additionally, a search in an abandoned lot within Independence village led to the discovery of 109.7 grams of cannabis which was labeled as found property.