Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Three firearms, ammo found at Hololo home

A 35-year-old man was expected to appear before a Port of Spain Magistrate after he was allegedly held with three loaded firearms.

The suspect said to be from Reid Lane, Belmont, was held on Monday morning during a police exercise by officers of the Port of Spain

Division led by Snr Sup Hodge Griffith and Snr Sup Ajith Persad, with assistance from the Belmont Patrol Unit.

A team of officers received key intelligence which led them to a home along Hololo Road, St Ann’s. 

The residence was searched, in the presence of the 35-year-old man and the officers allegedly found three illegal weapons and over 100 rounds of assorted ammunition.

As a result of the find, the 35-year-old Belmont man was arrested.