Monday 26 October, 2020

RSLPF seize large sum of cash at Vieux Fort residence

Officers of the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force (RSLPF) seized a large sum of cash at a Vieux Fort residence.

The revelation was made during an RSLPF press conference Thursday.

According to the Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police, George Nicholas, the seizure was made during a police operation in the south of the island.

"During that time a quantity of cash was seized at that residence. The cash amounted to € 31,560 and EC $10,100," Nicholas said.

One man was taken into custody but has since been released.

"The monies were handed over to the Financial Investigation Authority to commence forfeiture proceedings.”

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