Sunday 18 November, 2018

Firearm, drugs seized in La Horquetta

A loaded firearm was seized in La Horquetta on Wednesday night during a police exercise.

The exercise was conducted by officers of the La Horquetta CID and Crime Patrol Unit, under the supervisions of Snr Sup Daniel, Sgt Waldropt, and Cpl Jackman.

The officers, acting on information received, made their way to Phase Two, La Horquetta, where they conducted a search of the area.

The officers found and seized Glock 19, and 13 rounds of 9mm ammunition.

During this same exercise, the officers had cause to stop and search a 22-year-old man from the area.

He was allegedly held with 200grammes of marijuana on his person.

As a result, he was arrested and is expected was due to be brought before an Arima Magistrate on Thursday.

More on this as it becomes available.


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