Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Police find gun, ammo and drugs hidden under galvanize

Police discovered one pistol and a quantity of ammunition and marijuana during an anti-crime exercise in the Besson Street district on Friday morning.

Acting on information, officers proceeded to an abandoned structure along Jackson Place, Laventille, around 2:30am, where a search was conducted.

The search resulted in officers finding one 40 calibre pistol loaded with six rounds 40 calibre ammunition, an additional ten rounds of 9mm ammunition and 4.18 kilogrammes of marijuana, hidden under galvanize sheets.

The drug has an estimated street value of TT$41,800.

No arrest was made in connection with the find.

Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free:

Download the Loop News Caribbean app on Google Play Store: http://bit.ly/GetALoop

Download the Loop News Caribbean app on the App Store:  http://bit.ly/GetiLoop