Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Man with 17 matters before court held with rifle ammunition

Photo via Wilderness Today.

Photo via Wilderness Today.

A 30-year-old man, who already has 17 matters pending before the courts, will return before a Magistrate today after nine-rounds of 5.56mm ammunition was found and seized at his home.

The suspect was held on Tuesday during a police exercise by officers of the Central Division.

According to reports, the lawmen received key intelligence which led them to the suspect’s home along Sarju Street, Peters’ Field, Chaguanas.

A search of the premises was conducted, and hidden in the wall of the home, the officers found and seized the nine rounds.

As a result of the find, the suspect was immediately arrested.

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