Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Diego Martin teen held with gun, ammo hidden in his pants

An “unusual bulge” in a 19-year-old’s pants is what caused officers to stop and search him on Friday afternoon.

Police found a Beretta Pistol, loaded with 12 rounds of ammunition, in the crotch of his pants.

The suspect, who is from Andrew Trace, Blue Basin, Diego Martin, was immediately arrested.

The find was made at about 5:15 pm on Friday by officers PC McClean and PC Gilkes, who were conducting routine exercises along Toucan Drive, Diego Martin.

PC McClean is continuing inquiries.

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