Police find Taurus pistol, ammunition at Nelson Street apartments

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 08:15

A gun and a quantity of ammunition have been found in Port-of-Spain, a statement by the Police Service said.

The discovery was made by officers of the Inter-Agency Task Force, while conducting an anti-crime exercise, between 8 pm and 10 pm, on Monday 24th April, 2017, at the Nelson Street Planning, Port of Spain.

A search of a staircase located on the eastern side of Building 51-53, resulted in one Taurus pistol, fitted with a magazine containing 18 rounds of .9mm ammunition, being found inside an electrical meter box.

No arrests were made in connection with the find.