Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Man, 25, held with gun at Maturita bar

A 25-year-old man has been arrested and a gun seized, during an anti-crime exercise conducted by officers of the Arima Crime Patrol around 12:45 am on Saturday.

Acting on information received, police were able to use real-time footage to identify the suspect, who was located at a bar on Maturita Junction, standing in a group of people.

On seeing police, the suspect ran into the bar but, was subsequently arrested by police and found to be in possession of one black mini Uzi with a magazine containing 19 rounds of 9mm ammunition.

 

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