Police seized this 9mm Beretta pistol in Diego Martin.
Anti-crime exercises have led to the discovery of a loaded 9mm Beretta pistol.
Based on intelligence received concerning illegal firearms, officers secured warrants to search a house located on St. Lucien Road, Diego Martin. Nothing illegal was found inside the house, but a further search of the surrounding area revealed the gun.
The loaded beretta pistol was found concealed in a black bag, inside a galvanised shed and stashed under sheets of galvanise.
Five people have been detained by police in connection with the find.
The Anti-Crime exercise included officers from MOPS, Western Division Operations, and the Canine Unit. Investigations are continuing.
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