the suspected cannabis recovered during the operation
Police ranks from the Criminal Investigation Department Headquarters arrested two person including a woman following what the force described as a more than six hours intelligence operation in North Sophia.
The operation which took place Sunday morning saw the discovery of one AK-47 Assault rifle along with a pistol and several rounds of live ammunition for both weapons.
Further to that, the search also produced a quantity of foreign currency and more than thirty two kilograms of suspected cannabis.
The police force has indicated that they will provide a further update on this matter even as they continue their search for a third person who is said to be connected to the discovery also.
This is the second AK-47 rifle to have been found by the police in the last three weeks following operations which were all intelligence led.