Thursday 9 July, 2020

Laventille man, 26, held with gun, ammo in Corinth

A 26-year-old Laventille man has been arrested and a pistol and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Corinth district on Thursday.

Officers were on patrol along the southbound lane of the Sir Solomon Hochoy Highway, Corinth, around 8:50pm when they had cause to stop and search a car with a male occupant.

The search resulted in one Jimenez pistol, along with two magazines and 12 rounds of .38mm ammunition, being discovered in the man’s possession.

The suspect was arrested in connection with the finds.

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