Four held as police seize firearms in Tunapuna

Police have arrested four people being and have seized three firearms and a quantity of ammunition in an intelligence-driven exercise in Tunapuna, police said in a media statement Monday.

The exercise which began at 3 am Monday, involved officers executing search warrants at two houses along St Augustine Circular, Monte Grande.

There, they discovered one Mac 11 with a magazine containing 15 rounds of ammunition and two Harrisburg pistols along with 12 rounds of ammunition.

The four suspects, ages 15 to 30 years, were immediately arrested and taken to various police stations for questioning.

Inquiries are ongoing.