Media worker held with loaded gun
An employee with a popular media house is expected to appear before an Arima Magistrate on Thursday after he was held with a loaded firearm in Carapo.
The man was stopped on Tuesday afternoon during a police exercise in Carapo.
According to police reports, around 3 pm on Tuesday, a party of officers from the La Horquetta police station was conducting mobile patrols in the Carapo area, when they had cause to stop and search a vehicle.
The search resulted in the alleged discovery and seizure of one .38mm revolver, loaded with seven rounds of ammunition in the car.
As a result the suspect, of Rose Drive, Carapo, was immediately arrested and taken into custody.
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