Sunday 21 October, 2018

Man held after shotgun, ammo found in Carlsen Field house

Police detained one man after a homemade shotgun and a quantity of ammunition were seized at a home in Carlsen Field on Wednesday.

According to a report by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS), officers of the Freeport Police Station carried out an anti-crime exercise in the district on Wednesday from 2:00 to 6:00 am.

Officers executed a search warrant at the Uquire Road Extension, Carlsen Field home of a 50-year-old man.

The search resulted in the shotgun, three 12 gauge cartridges and fifty rounds of 5.56mm ammunition, being discovered hidden in a bedroom.

The man was arrested in connection with the finds.