A firearm and a quantity of ammunition were discovered by officers of the Special Operations Response Team (SORT) during an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Northern Division this week.
Officers, acting on information conducted the exercise around 11:00am on Wednesday, when they went to the Maloney home of a suspect and executed a search warrant.
Nothing illegal was found inside the house, however, upon searching a bushy area located near the fence of the premises, officers found one Glock pistol along with a magazine containing 13 rounds of 9mm ammunition.
The exercise was spearheaded by Sgt. Mark Hernandez.
Investigations are ongoing.
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