Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Laventille man arrested with gun on waist

A 32-year-old Laventille man is in custody after being arrested for possession of a firearm and ammunition during an anti-crime exercise in the area on Monday.

Officers of the Inter-Agency Task Force were proceeding along Rudolph Charles Link Road Laventille, when they opted to stop and search the suspect.

They found one black and silver pistol fitted with a magazine containing seven rounds of 9mm ammunition tucked in the left side of the suspect’s pants waist.

The man was arrested and taken to the Besson Street Police Station pending charges. 

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