Monday 24 February, 2020

Cops nab man with sub-machine gun

One man was arrested, and a sub-machine gun with a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Western Division Task Force during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Diego Martin district yesterday. 

The exercise, spearheaded by Snr. Supt. (Ag.) Aguilal and ASP Henry, was conducted between 12pm and 4:00pm, on Friday. 

During the exercise, officers proceeded to an area known as the ‘Pines’ off North Post Road, Diego Martin where they arrested a Bagatelle man for possession of one Palmetto sub-machine gun loaded with a magazine containing 23 rounds of ammunition. 

Investigations are ongoing. 

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