Cannabis worth £164,000 found on small boat in Jersey

St Ouen's Bay

More than £150,000 worth of cannabis has been seized from a "small boat" by customs in Jersey.

Three men, all from the UK, were arrested arriving into St Ouen's Bay in the early hours of Friday.

A total of 27.6kg (59lbs) of cannabis was seized, with an estimated street value of £164,000.

The men were charged with drug-trafficking offences and the case has been adjourned to 5 June at the Royal Court.

Jersey Magistrates Court heard the accused men are from Blandford in Dorset, Farnham in Surrey, and Ringwood in Hampshire.

They are being held in police custody.

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Image caption The accused did not apply for bail