Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Automatic gun seized at Malabar home

Four people, including a woman, are expected to appear before an Arima Magistrate on Friday on allegations of firearm and ammunition possession.

The four, who range between the ages of 20 and 40, were arrested on Wednesday night during a police operation conducted by officers of the Arima CID and the Northern Division’s Crime Suppression Unit.

The officers, acting on information received, made their way to a home in Malabar, Arima, around 11.30 pm on Wednesday where a search was conducted.

A machinegun, along with two magazines containing 5.56mm ammunition, were found and seized.

As a result of the find, all four persons were arrested, questioned, and charged.

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