Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Santa Cruz man held with gun and marijuana

A Santa Cruz man was arrested after a revolver with ammunition were seized by police earlier this week.

According to a statement issued by the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service (TTPS), officers of the Santa Cruz Criminal Investigations Department made the seizure during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the district on Tuesday afternoon.

The exercise was coordinated and supervised by (Ag.) Sgt. Quashie.

During the exercise, officers had cause to stop and search a man who was walking along Pipiol Road, Santa Cruz.

The search resulted in officers finding one Smith and Wesson revolver containing four rounds of ammunition and a quantity of marijuana in his possession.

The 34-year-old man of Upper Santa Cruz was arrested in connection with the finds.

 Investigations are ongoing.

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