Firearm and drugs seized in Central Division

Police exercises in the Central Division on Thursday afternoon have resulted in the seizure of a loaded firearm as well as a quantity of drugs.

The exercises were conducted by a team of officers from the Chaguanas CID and the Central Division Task Force under the supervision of Snr Sup Kenny McIntyre, with assistance from Sgt Persad, Sgt Mohammed, and Cpl Bassant, among several others.

The officers, acting on information received from members of the public, made their way to two locations in Carapichaima and Chase Village.

The loaded firearm was found in a home along Lyons Drive, Orange Field Road, Carapichaima.

The drugs were found along Bholai Trace East, Chase Village.

Several persons are expected to be questioned in relation to the find.