A Deputy Superintendent, Dexter Brown was on Friday busted with cannabis and ammunition at a roadblock at Helena No.2 Public Road, East Coast Demerara (ECD) at approximately 21:15h.
They Break News understands that ranks acting upon information received stopped the motor car that was being driven be the Deputy Superintendent.
It is alleged that the vehicle had earlier eluded a police patrol in the Regional Police Division 5.
While the vehicle was at the roadblock, the police patrol from the Regional Police Division 5 drove up, resulting in DSP Dexter Brown driving through the roadblock in an attempt to escape. He was however pursued by the ranks and was intercepted at Lima Dam, Mahaica, East Coast Demerara.
The vehicle driven by DSP Dexter Brown was searched during which 9.4 kilograms of cannabis sativa and 2 rounds 9mm ammunition were found.
DSP Dexter Brown has been arrested and the vehicle is in police custody as the investigations continue.