Three arrested with firearm, ammunition in Chaguanas

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 09:30

Three men were arrested and a pistol and a quantity of ammunition seized by officers of the Central Division Operation Unit, during an anti-crime exercise, in the Enterprise area, on Monday 2nd October, 2017.

The exercise which was supervised by ASP (Ag.) Richard Smith, was conducted between 12:00pm and 10:00pm.

During the exercise, officers on mobile patrol along Walcott Lane, Enterprise, had cause to stop and search a Nissan Wingroad vehicle, with three male occupants.

The search resulted in one Ruger pistol, outfitted with a magazine containing eight rounds of 9mm ammunition, being found in the vehicle.

The three suspects; a 25-year-old man of Sampson Street, Cunupia, a 30-year-old man of Kernahan Trace, Cunupia and a 24-year-old man of Chrissie Trace, Enterprise, were arrested in connection with the find.