Saturday 7 December, 2019

Beetham man arrested for gun, ammo possession

A 25-year-old man has been arrested and charged after officers found a pistol and a quantity of ammunition in his possession on Tuesday.

According to police, officers of the Port of Spain Division Task Force conducted an exercise in the Sea Lots district.

Around 11:30 pm, they proceeded to Pioneer Drive where they stopped and searched the 25-year-old man of Beetham Gardens.

A gun and a magazine containing 11 rounds of 9mm ammunition were found in his possession.

The suspect was arrested in connection with the find.

The exercise was led by WPC Malaika Ramgoolie.

 

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