Sunday 23 February, 2020

Fugitive held in Debe

A Grenadian fugitive who has been on the run since August was recaptured last night in Debe.

Ryan Bowen, 25, who resides along Mt Hope First Private Road, was held during a police exercise led by Snr Sup Mohammed.

The exercise was supervised by Sgt Elbourne, with assistance from PC Moses, PC Ragoonath, PC Joseph, and other members of the Southern Division Task Force and the San Fernando CID.

The officers received intelligence which led them Mahadeo Trace, where they executed a search warrant.

Ryan was found in the house.

He was searched and police also allegedly found and seized a Beretta pistol loaded with 17 rounds of 9mm ammunition tucked in the waist of his pants.

As a result, he was arrested and taken to San Fernando police station to be charged for the offences of possession of firearm and ammunition. 

PC Ragoonath is continuing inquiries.

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