Sunday 5 July, 2020

Gun found under galvanize sheets in Cumuto

Found and seized: A Glock 17 pistol with eight rounds of 9mm ammunition

Found and seized: A Glock 17 pistol with eight rounds of 9mm ammunition

A Glock 17 pistol, loaded with eight rounds of 9mm ammunition, was found yesterday evening in Cumuto. 

The weapon, Loop News was told, was hidden under several galvanize sheets in an empty lot of land off Cold Storage Road. 

Police received intelligence of an illegal operation and a team of officers, under the supervisions of Sup Edwards, ASP Gyan, and Insp Pitt responded. At about 6.20 pm the officers arrived on the scene and conducted a search to the northern side of the roadway near an abandoned concrete structure, where the illegal gun was found. 

No one was held in connection with the find. 

PC Graham is continuing inquiries. 

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