Friday 15 November, 2019

Guns, ammo seized in Northern Division

A police exercise carried out by officers of the Northern Division Task Force on Monday led to the arrest of one man, and the seizure of a pistol and a quantity of ammunition.

Reports indicate that the officers conducted the exercise in the Area West of Northern Division, between 11am and 6pm on Monday, during which they arrested a 24-year-old man of Upper St. John Road, St. Augustine.

The 24-year-old was arrested after he was found with one Beretta pistol and a magazine, containing ten rounds of 9mm ammunition in his possession.

Officers also discovered one revolver with four rounds of .38mm ammunition in a bushy area at Knowles Street, Curepe.

No arrests were made in connection with the find.

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