Sunday 23 February, 2020

Prison inmate caught with ammunition

Arouca police are investigating how a prisoner came into possession of one round of ammunition.

The discovery was made Saturday morning.

LoopTT was told the prisoner was subjected to a random search at the Remand Yard section of the prison.

During the search, the prisoner, police were told, was found to be in possession of one round of ammunition.

As a result, officers of the Arouca Police Station were notified.

PC Norville is continuing inquiries.

Several others were held during searches in the prison after they were found in possession of unauthorised items such as cigarettes and razor-blades.


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