Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Barrackpore couple charged with possession of firearm, ammo

Left to right: Nicholas Latchman, Shalini Silochan (Photos provided by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service)

Left to right: Nicholas Latchman, Shalini Silochan (Photos provided by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service)

A Barrackpore couple is expected to appear in the Princes Town Magistrates' Court on Thursday charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition.

Nicholas Latchman, 30, and his common-law wife Shalini Silochan, 35, were arrested on Wednesday, after a firearm was discovered at their home at Ramlal Trace, Rochard Douglas Road, Barrackpore.

Officers of the Barrackpore Police station executed a search warrant at the couple’s residence and found one Coveneca shotgun with a 12-gauge cartridge and one round of ammunition on the top of a wardrobe.

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