Friday 20 September, 2019

Man caught with loaded gun at Maracas Bay

A Couva man was held by police after he was caught with a loaded firearm at Maracas Bay.

The suspect, said to be from McBean Village, Couva, was arrested during a police exercise by officers of the North Eastern Division, under the supervision of Snr Sup Sagramsingh and Sup Pragg.

The officers said they received information which led them to the beach where they searched a young man, as well as his vehicle.

During this search, the loaded weapon was found and seized.

As a result, he was immediately arrested and was scheduled to be brought before a Port of Spain Magistrate on Tuesday.

More on this as it becomes available.

 

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