Thursday 23 January, 2020

Arouca man caught boarding plane with ammunition

A 28-year-old man is expected to appear before an Arima Magistrate today after he was held with ammunition while trying to board a flight.

The suspect, who is from Arouca, was held at 6.00 am on Saturday.

Police said that the suspect placed his carry on bag to be checked, during which, security officials allegedly observed 13 rounds of ammunition.

The ammo was immediately seized and the suspect was arrested.

He was subsequently handed over to officers from the Northern Division’s Special Investigative Unit.

PC Lee is continuing inquiries.

More on this as it becomes available.

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