Saturday 30 May, 2020

Sea Lots man held with rifle and ammo

One man has been arrested and a firearm and quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Inter-Agency Task Force Strike Team.

Officers conducted an anticrime exercise between 3.30 am and 1 pm in the Sea Lots district on Tuesday during which they executed a search warrant at the Production Avenue, Sea Lots home of a male suspect.

A search resulted in officers finding one rifle loaded with a magazine containing 15 rounds of ammunition in the house.

The suspect who was on the premises at the time of the exercise was arrested in connection with the finds.

Investigations are ongoing.

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